Antioch, 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

The crime rate in Antioch is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 29 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 Antioch is 1 in 34. Based on FBI crime data, Antioch is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to California, Antioch has a crime rate that is higher than 82% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Antioch to other communities of similar population, then Antioch crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Antioch does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Antioch occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Antioch; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 194. This equates to a rate of 5 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Antioch's rate for property crime is 24 per one thousand population. This makes Antioch 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 Antioch is one in 41.

Importantly, we found that Antioch has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Antioch is one in 185.

Antioch Crime Data

 

Crime Index

15

(100 is safest)


Safer than 15% of U.S. Cities

Antioch Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

595

2,801

3,396

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

5.16

24.30

29.46

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
5.16
4.4
National Median: 4
    Antioch
    California

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 194

in Antioch

1 in 227

in California

Antioch VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 115,291
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 9 40 144 402
Rate per 1,000 0.08 0.35 1.25 3.49

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
24.3
21.3
National Median: 19
    Antioch
    California

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 41

in Antioch

1 in 47

in California

Antioch Property CRIMES

Population: 115,291
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 466 1,711 624
Rate per 1,000 4.04 14.84 5.41

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

Antioch Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
117
77
National Median: 26.9
    Antioch
    California