Carmichael, CA
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Carmichael, CA crime analytics


The crime rate in Carmichael is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 30 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 Carmichael is 1 in 34. Based on FBI crime data, Carmichael is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to California, Carmichael has a crime rate that is higher than 72% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

How does the crime rate in Carmichael compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Carmichael with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Carmichael'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 Carmichael 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 Carmichael.

For Carmichael, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Carmichael is one in 182.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Carmichael's rate for property crime is 24 per one thousand population. This makes Carmichael 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 Carmichael is one in 42.

Carmichael Crime Data

 

Crime Index

20

(100 is safest)


Safer than 20% of U.S. Cities

Carmichael Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

353

1,545

1,898

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

5.50

24.07

29.57

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Carmichael 5.50
California 4.26

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 182

in Carmichael

1 in 235

in California

Carmichael VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 64,197
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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
Carmichael 24.07
California 26.18

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 42

in Carmichael

1 in 38

in California

Carmichael Property CRIMES

Population: 64,197
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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

Carmichael Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Carmichael 138
California 90