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Crime Report for Chehalis,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Chehalis, is 1.8 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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Chehalis Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Chehalis, has a violent crime rate of 221 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

Chehalis 221
WA 420
National 676

Chehalis, is in the 51% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 53% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 51% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Chehalis, or said another way, 49% of cities in have crime rates higher than Chehalis.


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Crime Chehalis WA Nation
Violent Crime Total 220.9 419.6 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 3.4 6.5
Forcible Rape 41.4 44.9 31.1
Robbery Rate 69.0 141.1 197.4
Aggravated Assault 110.5 230.2 315
Property Crime Total 8863.7 4771.5 3726.9
Burglary 1076.9 899.8 812.3
Larceny Theft 7414.1 3312.4 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 372.8 559.3 382.3
Arson 69.0 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.


Chehalis, has a property crime rate of 8863.7 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

Chehalis 8863.7
WA 4771.5
National 3727



Chehalis Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 97
National Percentile Rank - 98