Cypress, CA
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Cypress, CA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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 Cypress is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 19 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 Cypress is 1 in 52. Based on FBI crime data, Cypress is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to California, Cypress has a crime rate that is higher than 41% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Cypress's violent crime rate is 1 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 Cypress is one in 880.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Cypress's rate for property crime is 18 per one thousand population. This makes Cypress 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 Cypress is one in 55.

Cypress Crime Data

 

Crime Index

38

(100 is safest)


Safer than 38% of U.S. Cities

Cypress Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

56

890

946

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.14

18.06

19.19

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Cypress 1.14
California 4.26

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 880

in Cypress

1 in 235

in California

Cypress VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 49,290
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 23 30
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.06 0.47 0.61

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
Cypress 18.06
California 26.18

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 55

in Cypress

1 in 38

in California

Cypress Property CRIMES

Population: 49,290
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 146 647 97
Rate per 1,000 2.96 13.13 1.97

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

Cypress Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Cypress 144
California 90