Alamo, 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 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 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

Alamo's overall rate of crime is sufficiently low that NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows the town to be one of the safest in both California and the nation. Alamo's crime rate is just 3 per 1,000 people, which means that a person's chance of becoming a victim in Alamo is one in 319.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Alamo, and we found that the crime rate in Alamo is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Alamo is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Alamo 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 Alamo.

For Alamo, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Alamo than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 5105, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Alamo is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Alamo than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 340.

Alamo Crime Data

 

Crime Index

91

(100 is safest)


Safer than 91% of U.S. Cities

Alamo Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

45

48

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.20

2.94

3.13

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.2
4.4
National Median: 4
    Alamo
    California

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 5,105

in Alamo

1 in 227

in California

Alamo VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 15,314
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 21,570 126,430 243,600 921,505
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.38 0.73 2.78

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
2.94
21.3
National Median: 19
    Alamo
    California

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 340

in Alamo

1 in 47

in California

Alamo Property CRIMES

Population: 15,314
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,035,314 4,606,324 810,400
Rate per 1,000 3.12 13.90 2.45

Alamo Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
5
77
National Median: 26.9
    Alamo
    California