Coachella, CA
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Coachella, CA crime analytics


The crime rate in Coachella is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 31 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 Coachella is 1 in 32. Based on FBI crime data, Coachella is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to California, Coachella has a crime rate that is higher than 77% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Coachella 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 Coachella; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 292. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Coachella's rate for property crime is 28 per one thousand population. This makes Coachella 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 Coachella is one in 36.

Importantly, we found that Coachella 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 Coachella is one in 188.

Coachella Crime Data

 
Crime Index

18

(100 is safest)


Safer than 18% of U.S. Cities

Coachella Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

153

1,242

1,395

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.43

27.83

31.25

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Coachella 3.43
California 4.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 292

in Coachella

1 in 235

in California
Coachella VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 44,635
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 3 3 51 96
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.07 1.14 2.15
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
Coachella 27.83
California 26.18
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 36

in Coachella

1 in 38

in California
Coachella Property CRIMES
Population: 44,635
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 200 804 238
Rate per 1,000 4.48 18.01 5.33
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

Coachella Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Coachella 48
California 90