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Daly City, 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 Daly City 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 Daly City is 1 in 63. Based on FBI crime data, Daly City is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to California, Daly City has a crime rate that is higher than 37% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Daly City's violent crime rate is 2 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 Daly City is one in 541.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Daly City's rate for property crime is 14 per one thousand population. This makes Daly City 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 Daly City is one in 71.

Daly City Crime Data

 

Crime Index

38

(100 is safest)


Safer than 38% of U.S. Cities

Daly City Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

194

1,478

1,672

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.85

14.09

15.94

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
1.85
4.4
National Median: 4
    Daly City
    California

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 541

in Daly City

1 in 227

in California

Daly City VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 104,901
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 31 78 85
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.30 0.74 0.81

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
14.09
21.3
National Median: 19
    Daly City
    California

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 71

in Daly City

1 in 47

in California

Daly City Property CRIMES

Population: 104,901
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 144 1,060 274
Rate per 1,000 1.37 10.10 2.61

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

Daly City Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
219
77
National Median: 26.9
    Daly City
    California