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Agoura Hills, CA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2021 calendar year; released from FBI in Oct. 2022 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2022 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

The crime rate in Agoura Hills is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 14 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Agoura Hills is 1 in 69. Based on FBI crime data, Agoura Hills is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to California, Agoura Hills has a crime rate that is higher than 32% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

How does the crime rate in Agoura Hills compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Agoura Hills with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Agoura Hills's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Agoura Hills does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Agoura Hills.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Agoura Hills's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Agoura Hills is one in 901.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Agoura Hills's rate for property crime is 13 per one thousand population. This makes Agoura Hills a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Agoura Hills is one in 75.

Agoura Hills Crime Data

 

Crime Index

34

(100 is safest)


Safer than 34% of U.S. Cities

Agoura Hills Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

22

264

286

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.11

13.32

14.43

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
1.11
4.4
National Median: 4
    Agoura Hills
    California

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 901

in Agoura Hills

1 in 227

in California

Agoura Hills VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 19,825
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,888,310
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 22,941 144,285 202,155 943,774
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.43 0.61 2.84

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
13.32
23.47
National Median: 19
    Agoura Hills
    California

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 75

in Agoura Hills

1 in 43

in California

Agoura Hills Property CRIMES

Population: 19,825
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,888,310
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 899,656 4,626,970 890,179
Rate per 1,000 2.71 13.94 2.68

Agoura Hills Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
37
83
National Median: 26.8
    Agoura Hills
    California