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Where Your Car Is Most Likely to Be Stolen in Every State

Virginia: Portsmouth
> Vehicle theft rate, Portsmouth (2019): 504 per 100,000 residents
> Vehicle theft rate, Virginia (2019): 120 per 100,000 residents
> Total vehicles stolen, Portsmouth (2019): 474
> Total vehicles stolen, Virginia (2019): 10,269
> Property crime rate, Portsmouth (2019): 5,861 per 100,000 residents
> Property crime rate, Virginia (2019): 1,643 per 100,000 residents
> Most stolen vehicle, Virginia (2018): Honda Accord

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Washington: Tukwila
> Vehicle theft rate, Tukwila (2019): 2,348 per 100,000 residents
> Vehicle theft rate, Washington (2019): 321 per 100,000 residents
> Total vehicles stolen, Tukwila (2019): 480
> Total vehicles stolen, Washington (2019): 24,402
> Property crime rate, Tukwila (2019): 16,390 per 100,000 residents
> Property crime rate, Washington (2019): 2,682 per 100,000 residents
> Most stolen vehicle, Washington (2018): Honda Civic

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West Virginia: Huntington
> Vehicle theft rate, Huntington (2019): 414 per 100,000 residents
> Vehicle theft rate, West Virginia (2019): 135 per 100,000 residents
> Total vehicles stolen, Huntington (2019): 189
> Total vehicles stolen, West Virginia (2019): 2,419
> Property crime rate, Huntington (2019): 3,923 per 100,000 residents
> Property crime rate, West Virginia (2019): 1,583 per 100,000 residents
> Most stolen vehicle, West Virginia (2018): Ford Pickup

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Wisconsin: Milwaukee
> Vehicle theft rate, Milwaukee (2019): 584 per 100,000 residents
> Vehicle theft rate, Wisconsin (2019): 127 per 100,000 residents
> Total vehicles stolen, Milwaukee (2019): 3,450
> Total vehicles stolen, Wisconsin (2019): 7,385
> Property crime rate, Milwaukee (2019): 2,555 per 100,000 residents
> Property crime rate, Wisconsin (2019): 1,471 per 100,000 residents
> Most stolen vehicle, Wisconsin (2018): Dodge Caravan

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Wyoming: Cheyenne
> Vehicle theft rate, Cheyenne (2019): 271 per 100,000 residents
> Vehicle theft rate, Wyoming (2019): 123 per 100,000 residents
> Total vehicles stolen, Cheyenne (2019): 175
> Total vehicles stolen, Wyoming (2019): 713
> Property crime rate, Cheyenne (2019): 3,099 per 100,000 residents
> Property crime rate, Wyoming (2019): 1,571 per 100,000 residents
> Most stolen vehicle, Wyoming (2018): Ford Pickup

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