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Crime Report for Battle Ground,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Battle Ground, is 2.2 out of a possible 5 total points. Higher ratings indicate that your area is safer. The HomeSurfer crime rating is calculated depending on how the crime rate in your city compares with crime in the state and the nation. Violent crime is weighed more heavily than property crime, and the national ranking is more important than the state ranking.

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Battle Ground Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Battle Ground, has a violent crime rate of 270 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with a rate of 420 in and a rate of 676 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Violent Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Battle Ground 270
WA 420
National 676

Battle Ground, is in the 59% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 59% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 59% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Battle Ground, or said another way, 41% of cities in have crime rates higher than Battle Ground.


  Review crime rate data for Battle Ground,

Crime Battle Ground WA Nation
Violent Crime Total 269.5 419.6 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 3.4 6.5
Forcible Rape 92.2 44.9 31.1
Robbery Rate 35.5 141.1 197.4
Aggravated Assault 141.9 230.2 315
Property Crime Total 2617.2 4771.5 3726.9
Burglary 461.0 899.8 812.3
Larceny Theft 1957.6 3312.4 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 198.6 559.3 382.3
Arson 0.0 27.7 23.3


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Property Crime Rate
Property crime includes burglary, larceny, vehicle theft, and arson. Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Battle Ground, has a property crime rate of 2617.2 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with an average rate of 4771.5 in and an average rate of 3727 incidents per 100,000 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Property Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Battle Ground 2617.2
WA 4771.5
National 3727



Battle Ground Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 33
National Percentile Rank - 55