Calimesa, CA
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Calimesa, 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 2016 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2017 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2017 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

The crime rate in Calimesa is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 32 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 Calimesa is 1 in 31. Based on FBI crime data, Calimesa is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to California, Calimesa has a crime rate that is higher than 78% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Calimesa to other communities of similar population, then Calimesa crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Calimesa 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 Calimesa 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 Calimesa.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Calimesa's violent crime rate is 2 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 Calimesa is one in 574.

Significantly, based on the number of murders reported by the FBI and the number of residents living in the city, NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that Calimesa experiences one of the higher murder rates in the nation when compared with cities and towns for all sizes of population, from the largest to the smallest.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Calimesa's rate for property crime is 31 per one thousand population. This makes Calimesa 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 Calimesa is one in 33.

Importantly, we found that Calimesa 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 Calimesa is one in 308.

Calimesa Crime Data

 

Crime Index

16

(100 is safest)


Safer than 16% of U.S. Cities

Calimesa Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

15

264

279

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.74

30.64

32.38

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Calimesa 1.74
California 4.45

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 574

in Calimesa

1 in 225

in California

Calimesa VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 8,616
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 0 8 6
Rate per 1,000 0.12 0.00 0.93 0.70

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,250 130,603 332,198 803,007
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.40 1.03 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Calimesa 30.64
California 25.53

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 33

in Calimesa

1 in 39

in California

Calimesa Property CRIMES

Population: 8,616
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 67 169 28
Rate per 1,000 7.78 19.61 3.25

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,515,096 5,638,455 765,484
Rate per 1,000 4.69 17.45 2.37

Calimesa Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Calimesa 19
California 89