Carnation, WA Criminal and Public Records

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About Carnation

Carnation is located in King County, with a population of 1,873. This makes it the 150th most populous city in Washington. It has an average income of $73,611.

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Public Criminal Records

In 2015, there were 1 reported major violent crimes (0.000535 per person) and 49 reported major property crimes in Carnation (0.026217 per person). While these reported crime rates are helpful, it is very important to realize that there is a gap between the actual number of crimes committed and the number of reported crimes; many crimes are notoriously underreported.

In addition, some crimes may be charged under different headings. For example, aggravated assaults that are committed against family members may be charged as domestic violence rather than assault. The charts below show more stats on yearly trends for specific crime types in Carnation.

Crime Rates Compared to Washington

When it comes to major violent crimes, Carnation has 0.000535 violent crimes per person. This compares to 0.002844 violent crimes per person statewide.

Carnation has 0.026217 major property crimes per person. This compares to 0.034638 per person statewide.


Carnation Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 150th
  • Violent Crimes: 74th (152nd per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 63rd (124th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 133rd (93rd per 100k)
  • Burglary: 101st (25th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 133rd (120th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 83rd (107th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 6,305th
  • Violent Crimes: 632nd (4,246th per 100k)
  • Murder: 77th (413th per 100k)
  • Rape: 190th (1,411th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 485th (3,441st per 100k)
  • Robbery: 341st (1,864th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 1,733rd (2,721st per 100k)
  • Burglary: 709th (659th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 1,517th (3,893rd per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 513th (1,718th per 100k)
  • Arson: 117th (825th per 100k)

In King County (2015)

  • Population: 35th
  • Violent Crimes: 25th (26th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 21st (14th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 33rd (19th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 29th (5th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 34th (26th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 29th (19th per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 1,873
  • Households: 658
  • Median Income: $73,611
  • Land Area: 1.158 miles2
  • Water Area: 0.02 miles2
  • Time Zone: PDT

Carnation, WA Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2013 2015
Rape 0 0
Agg. Assault 1 1
Robbery 0 0
Burglary 15 19
Vehicle Thefts 0 3
Arson 2 0

Violent Crimes in Carnation, WA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Rape 0
Aggravated Assault 1
Robbery 0

Property Crimes in Carnation, WA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 19
Larceny 27
Motor Vehicle Theft 3
Arson 0

Rape in Carnation, WA

Year Rape
2006 0
2007 0
2008 1
2009 0
2010 0
2011 0
2012 0
2013 0
2015 0

Robbery in Carnation, WA

Year Robbery
2006 0
2007 0
2008 1
2009 0
2010 1
2011 0
2012 0
2013 0
2015 0

Washington Criminal Statistics:


If you have an idea of how large Carnation is compared to the overall population of State or if you want to determine whether there has been an increase or a decline in reported crime numbers from year-to-year, then you may want to look at statewide reported crimes.

Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 20136 20394
Rape 4866 4898
Agg. Assault 11627 12029
Robbery 5640 5449
Property Crimes 261706 248369
Burglary 55290 50993
Larceny 175769 170509
Vehicle Thefts 30647 26867
Arson 0 0

While the above statistics are helpful in some circumstances, they do not give you information about how Carnation compares to the rest of Washington or to the nation in terms of likelihood that you will be the victim of a crime. To make those comparisons, you need to look at the crime rate. The crime rate refers to the number of crimes per a set number of people. In our crime rates, we have chosen to report the crime rate as incidents per 1,000 people. By comparing these rates, you can determine whether a person in Carnation is at a higher or lower risk of being a victim of a major crime than people in the rest of Washington or nationwide.


Rape in the state of Washington

Year Rape
2006 2746
2007 2629
2008 2628
2009 2539
2010 2562
2011 2290
2012 2193
2013 4370
2014 4866
2015 4898

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