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Crime rate in Arlington, Washington (WA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Arlington, WA compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Arlington, WA

The 2022 crime rate in Arlington, WA is 247 (City-Data.com crime index), which is about the average for the U.S. cities. It was higher than in 82.2% U.S. cities. The 2022 Arlington crime rate rose by 5% compared to 2021. In the last 5 years Arlington has seen decline of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Arlington, WA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Arlington:

246.9
Marysville:

176.7
Granite Falls:

120.6
Stanwood:

87.6
Lake Stevens:

108.5
Everett:

377.3
Langley:

165.4
Snohomish:

189.7
Mount Vernon:

228.5
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Arlington by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

2022

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(5.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(10.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.0)
4
(19.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(17.2)
4
(22.3)
5
(27.5)
3
(16.4)
3
(16.3)
6
(31.9)
3
(15.8)
5
(26.1)
10
(51.8)
17
(87.7)
8
(39.9)
10
(48.0)
10
(46.7)
7
(34.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
15
(86.1)
6
(33.5)
10
(54.9)
9
(49.1)
11
(59.7)
7
(37.2)
8
(42.1)
10
(52.2)
14
(72.5)
8
(41.2)
5
(24.9)
10
(48.0)
6
(28.0)
16
(79.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
12
(68.9)
16
(89.3)
16
(87.9)
18
(98.2)
23
(124.8)
20
(106.2)
22
(115.7)
36
(188.1)
43
(222.8)
37
(190.8)
34
(169.6)
37
(177.7)
29
(135.5)
44
(218.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
94
(539.8)
94
(524.4)
161
(884.3)
173
(943.7)
198
(1,075)
165
(876.0)
97
(510.0)
127
(663.5)
117
(606.2)
118
(608.4)
93
(464.0)
92
(441.8)
135
(630.7)
114
(565.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
429
(2,464)
542
(3,024)
554
(3,043)
653
(3,562)
791
(4,293)
838
(4,449)
696
(3,660)
635
(3,317)
540
(2,798)
480
(2,475)
578
(2,884)
518
(2,487)
490
(2,289)
354
(1,755)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
85
(488.1)
95
(530.0)
67
(368.0)
74
(403.7)
135
(732.7)
105
(557.4)
86
(452.2)
109
(569.4)
107
(554.3)
71
(366.1)
40
(199.6)
61
(292.9)
72
(336.4)
106
(525.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(21.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(15.7)
3
(15.5)
1
(5.2)
3
(15.0)
4
(19.2)
3
(14.0)
1
(5.0)
City-Data.com crime index240.3245.8269.1310.1361.5352.4266.6298.9306.4291.5247.1280.6235.5246.9

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 246.1. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Washington and other state lists, there were 33 registered sex offenders living in Arlington, Washington as of May 29, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Arlington is 590 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2022
Arlington:

183.4
U.S. Average:

219.8

Violent crime rate in 2021
Arlington:

128.5
U.S. Average:

224.8

Violent crime rate in 2020
Arlington:

199.3
U.S. Average:

228.2

Violent crime rate in 2019
Arlington:

147.2
U.S. Average:

219.9

Violent crime rate in 2018
Arlington:

203.7
U.S. Average:

221.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Arlington:

199.5
U.S. Average:

226.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Arlington:

146.3
U.S. Average:

227.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Arlington:

94.6
U.S. Average:

219.3

Violent crime rate in 2014
Arlington:

114.1
U.S. Average:

211.1

Violent crime rate in 2013
Arlington:

108.5
U.S. Average:

214.2

Violent crime rate in 2012
Arlington:

111.8
U.S. Average:

187.4

Violent crime rate in 2011
Arlington:

98.9
U.S. Average:

187.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Arlington:

83.7
U.S. Average:

195.7

Violent crime rate in 2009
Arlington:

106.2
U.S. Average:

208.9

Violent crime rate in 2008
Arlington:

101.8
U.S. Average:

222.5

Violent crime rate in 2007
Arlington:

48.8
U.S. Average:

229.1

Violent crime rate in 2006
Arlington:

90.6
U.S. Average:

232.6

Violent crime rate in 2005
Arlington:

83.5
U.S. Average:

227.0

Property crime rate in 2022
Arlington:

279.5
U.S. Average:

166.5

Property crime rate in 2021
Arlington:

291.1
U.S. Average:

157.8

Property crime rate in 2020
Arlington:

256.7
U.S. Average:

169.6

Property crime rate in 2019
Arlington:

266.9
U.S. Average:

179.7

Property crime rate in 2018
Arlington:

300.4
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Arlington:

344.3
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Arlington:

384.0
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Arlington:

352.8
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Arlington:

481.3
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Arlington:

539.5
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Arlington:

427.4
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Arlington:

384.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Arlington:

335.5
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Arlington:

304.4
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Arlington:

364.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Arlington:

414.1
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Arlington:

591.8
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Arlington:

569.6
U.S. Average:

322.3
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2021, including police officers: 32 (27 officers - 23 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.26
Washington average:

1.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2020, including police officers: 35 (30 officers - 25 male; 5 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.44
Washington average:

1.43

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 33 (28 officers - 23 male; 5 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.40
Washington average:

1.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 32 (27 officers - 22 male; 5 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.39
Washington average:

1.44

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 29 (24 officers - 20 male; 4 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.24
Washington average:

1.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 28 (23 officers - 20 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.20
Washington average:

1.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 28 (24 officers - 22 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.26
Washington average:

1.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 27 (22 officers - 20 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
Washington average:

1.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 28 (24 officers - 21 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.30
Washington average:

1.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 29 (25 officers - 23 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.36
Washington average:

1.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 29 (24 officers - 22 male; 2 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
Washington average:

1.51

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 30 (25 officers - 22 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.39
Washington average:

1.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 35 (29 officers - 26 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Washington average:

1.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 29 (24 officers - 21 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.40
Washington average:

1.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 34 (28 officers - 25 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Washington average:

1.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 31 (26 officers - 23 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Washington average:

1.57

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 29 (25 officers - 22 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
Washington average:

1.61

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 29 (25 officers - 22 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.78
Washington average:

1.59

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 26 (22 officers - 21 male; 1 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.63
Washington average:

1.62

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Arlington, WA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 98223.