Cypress, 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 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 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 Cypress is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 16 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 64. 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 36% 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 836.

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

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

60

729

789

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.20

14.54

15.73

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
1.2
4.4
National Median: 4
    Cypress
    California

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 836

in Cypress

1 in 227

in California

Cypress VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 50,151
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 7 23 30
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.14 0.46 0.60

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 21,570 126,430 243,600 921,505
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.38 0.73 2.78

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
14.54
21.3
National Median: 19
    Cypress
    California

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 69

in Cypress

1 in 47

in California

Cypress Property CRIMES

Population: 50,151
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 134 516 79
Rate per 1,000 2.67 10.29 1.58

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,035,314 4,606,324 810,400
Rate per 1,000 3.12 13.90 2.45

Cypress Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
120
77
National Median: 26.9
    Cypress
    California