Maple Valley, WA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Maple Valley has an overall crime rate of 12 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Maple Valley is 1 in 83. How does Maple Valley fare compared to other communities in Washington of all population sizes? Maple Valley's crime rate is lower than approximately 69% of Washington communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Maple Valley has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Maple Valley is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Maple Valley does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Maple Valley.

For Maple Valley, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Maple Valley than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1813, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Maple Valley; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 11 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Maple Valley Crime Data

 

Crime Index

52

(100 is safest)


Safer than 52% of U.S. Cities

Maple Valley Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

15

311

326

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.55

11.43

11.98

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.55
2.94
National Median: 4
    Maple Valley
    Washington

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,813

in Maple Valley

1 in 340

in Washington

Maple Valley VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 27,202
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 4 4 6
Rate per 1,000 0.04 0.15 0.15 0.22

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
11.43
26.82
National Median: 21
    Maple Valley
    Washington

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 87

in Maple Valley

1 in 37

in Washington

Maple Valley Property CRIMES

Population: 27,202
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 77 208 26
Rate per 1,000 2.83 7.65 0.96

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Maple Valley Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
55
47
National Median: 28.3
    Maple Valley
    Washington