How safe is Spokane, WA?

Spokane has a high crime rate due to an above-average rate of property crime; instances of theft and vandalism are reported often. The city's violent crime rate is below the national average.

Crime Index

Index Score: 7.0 /10

How we calculate this.


Spokane has a lower crime rate than similarly sized metro areas.

Crime Rate 2017

Crime rate is the number of crimes committed per 100,000 people.
Spokane, WA

322.1

Lower than average crime
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246.0

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565.0

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582.0

Higher than average crime
Spokane, WA

4471.7

Higher than average crime
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2774.0

Higher than average crime
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3431.0

Higher than average crime
Fresno, CA

3087.0

Higher than average crime

Violent Crime Rate Over Time

Data sourced from the Federal Bureau of Investigation's Uniform Crime Report.