Carmichael, 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 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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 Carmichael is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 18 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 55. 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 44% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Carmichael has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Carmichael 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 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.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Carmichael 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 Carmichael; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 289. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Carmichael's rate for property crime is 15 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 69.

Carmichael Crime Data

 

Crime Index

33

(100 is safest)


Safer than 33% of U.S. Cities

Carmichael Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

222

937

1,159

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.46

14.60

18.05

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
3.46
4.41
National Median: 4
    Carmichael
    California

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 289

in Carmichael

1 in 227

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: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
14.6
23.31
National Median: 21
    Carmichael
    California

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 69

in Carmichael

1 in 43

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: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Carmichael Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
84
83
National Median: 28.3
    Carmichael
    California