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Crime Report for Monroe,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Monroe, is 1.9 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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Monroe Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Monroe, has a violent crime rate of 328 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

Monroe 328
WA 420
National 676

Monroe, is in the 68% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 65% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 68% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Monroe, or said another way, 32% of cities in have crime rates higher than Monroe.


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Crime Monroe WA Nation
Violent Crime Total 328.1 419.6 676
Murder / NNH 6.0 3.4 6.5
Forcible Rape 41.8 44.9 31.1
Robbery Rate 65.6 141.1 197.4
Aggravated Assault 214.8 230.2 315
Property Crime Total 2755.9 4771.5 3726.9
Burglary 381.8 899.8 812.3
Larceny Theft 2069.9 3312.4 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 304.2 559.3 382.3
Arson 23.9 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.


Monroe, has a property crime rate of 2755.9 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

Monroe 2755.9
WA 4771.5
National 3727



Monroe Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 36
National Percentile Rank - 58