Baldwin Park, CA
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Baldwin Park, CA crime analytics


The crime rate in Baldwin Park is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 23 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 Baldwin Park is 1 in 44. Based on FBI crime data, Baldwin Park is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to California, Baldwin Park has a crime rate that is higher than 53% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Baldwin Park has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Baldwin Park is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Baldwin Park 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 Baldwin Park.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Baldwin Park 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 Baldwin Park; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 253. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Baldwin Park's rate for property crime is 19 per one thousand population. This makes Baldwin Park 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 Baldwin Park is one in 53.

Importantly, we found that Baldwin Park 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 Baldwin Park is one in 228.

Baldwin Park Crime Data

 
Crime Index

30

(100 is safest)


Safer than 30% of U.S. Cities

Baldwin Park Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

305

1,459

1,764

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.96

18.93

22.89

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Baldwin Park 3.96
California 4.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 253

in Baldwin Park

1 in 235

in California
Baldwin Park VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 77,071
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 34 80 190
Rate per 1,000 0.01 0.44 1.04 2.47
United States VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Baldwin Park 18.93
California 26.18
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 53

in Baldwin Park

1 in 38

in California
Baldwin Park Property CRIMES
Population: 77,071
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 244 877 338
Rate per 1,000 3.17 11.38 4.39
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Baldwin Park Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Baldwin Park 260
California 90