Special Report

American Cities With the Most Property Crime in Every State

Samuel Stebbins

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46. Virginia: Portsmouth
> 2018 property crimes per 100,000 people: 5,282.4 (state: 1,665.8)
> Number of property crimes in 2018: 4,977 (3.5% of state total)
> Burglaries in 2018: 958 (6.2% of state total)
> Vehicle thefts in 2018: 368 (3.4% of state total)
> Poverty rate: 17.2%

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47. Washington: Tukwila
> 2018 property crimes per 100,000 people: 16,763.6 (state: 2,946.2)
> Number of property crimes in 2018: 3,401 (1.5% of state total)
> Burglaries in 2018: 273 (0.7% of state total)
> Vehicle thefts in 2018: 572 (2.1% of state total)
> Poverty rate: 19.1%

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48. West Virginia: Charleston
> 2018 property crimes per 100,000 people: 6,010.1 (state: 1,485.6)
> Number of property crimes in 2018: 2,853 (10.6% of state total)
> Burglaries in 2018: 660 (12.3% of state total)
> Vehicle thefts in 2018: 246 (9.8% of state total)
> Poverty rate: 20.6%

49. Wisconsin: Superior
> 2018 property crimes per 100,000 people: 4,275.7 (state: 1,559.9)
> Number of property crimes in 2018: 1,114 (1.2% of state total)
> Burglaries in 2018: 150 (1.1% of state total)
> Vehicle thefts in 2018: 82 (0.9% of state total)
> Poverty rate: 15.0%

50. Wyoming: Cheyenne
> 2018 property crimes per 100,000 people: 3,987.3 (state: 1,785.1)
> Number of property crimes in 2018: 2,559 (24.8% of state total)
> Burglaries in 2018: 280 (18.4% of state total)
> Vehicle thefts in 2018: 216 (25.7% of state total)
> Poverty rate: 10.7%