Kenmore, WA Criminal and Public Records

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About Kenmore

Kenmore is located in King County, with a population of 22,030. This makes it the 45th most populous city in Washington. It has an average income of $90,427.

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Public Criminal Records

In 2015, there were 14 reported major violent crimes (0.000631 per person) and 323 reported major property crimes in Kenmore (0.014565 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 Kenmore.

Crime Rates Compared to Washington

When it comes to major violent crimes, Kenmore has 0.000631 violent crimes per person. This compares to 0.002844 violent crimes per person statewide.

Kenmore has 0.014565 major property crimes per person. This compares to 0.034638 per person statewide.


Kenmore Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 45th
  • Violent Crimes: 61st (148th per 100k)
  • Rape: 31st (65th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 62nd (152nd per 100k)
  • Robbery: 46th (107th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 80th (152nd per 100k)
  • Burglary: 56th (122nd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 88th (154th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 56th (118th per 100k)
  • Arson: 20th (32nd per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 1,769th
  • Violent Crimes: 619th (4,152nd per 100k)
  • Murder: 77th (413th per 100k)
  • Rape: 182nd (1,020th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 484th (3,874th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 339th (1,752nd per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 1,460th (5,092nd per 100k)
  • Burglary: 636th (2,802nd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 1,346th (5,498th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 483rd (1,825th per 100k)
  • Arson: 112th (563rd per 100k)

In King County (2015)

  • Population: 18th
  • Violent Crimes: 17th (24th per 100k)
  • Rape: 14th (13th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 20th (29th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 18th (21st per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 22nd (31st per 100k)
  • Burglary: 18th (23rd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 24th (33rd per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 18th (23rd per 100k)
  • Arson: 9th (6th per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 22,030
  • Households: 8,012
  • Median Income: $90,427
  • Land Area: 6.176 miles2
  • Water Area: 0.058 miles2
  • Time Zone: PDT

Kenmore, WA Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Murder 0 0
Rape 4 9
Agg. Assault 11 2
Robbery 4 3
Burglary 92 92
Vehicle Thefts 33 33
Arson 0 6

Violent Crimes in Kenmore, WA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Murder 0
Rape 9
Aggravated Assault 2
Robbery 3

Property Crimes in Kenmore, WA in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 92
Larceny 198
Motor Vehicle Theft 33
Arson 6

Arson in Kenmore, WA

Year Arson
2006 12
2007 3
2008 3
2009 5
2010 7
2011 3
2012 1
2013 2
2014 0
2015 6

Property Crimes in Kenmore, WA

Year Property Crimes
2006 580
2007 448
2008 319
2009 404
2010 367
2011 338
2012 357
2013 320
2014 302
2015 323

Washington Criminal Statistics:


If you have an idea of how large Kenmore 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
Murder 174 211
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 Kenmore 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 Kenmore is at a higher or lower risk of being a victim of a major crime than people in the rest of Washington or nationwide.


Arson in the state of Washington

Year Arson
2006 0
2007 0
2008 0
2009 0
2010 0
2011 0
2012 0
2013 0
2014 0
2015 0

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