Fair Oaks, CA
Crime Rates



Map Loading GIF Please wait, loading your map...

Safest
Most Dangerous




Fair Oaks, 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 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 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

Fair Oaks has an overall crime rate of 15 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Fair Oaks is 1 in 66. How does Fair Oaks fare compared to other communities in California of all population sizes? Fair Oaks's crime rate is lower than approximately 72% of California communities.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Fair Oaks 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 Fair Oaks; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 412. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Fair Oaks; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 13 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Fair Oaks Crime Data

 

Crime Index

46

(100 is safest)


Safer than 46% of U.S. Cities

Fair Oaks Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

78

407

485

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.43

12.67

15.09

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Fair Oaks 2.43
California 4.49

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 412

in Fair Oaks

1 in 223

in California

Fair Oaks VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 32,130
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Fair Oaks 12.67
California 24.97

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 79

in Fair Oaks

1 in 40

in California

Fair Oaks Property CRIMES

Population: 32,130
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

Fair Oaks Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Fair Oaks 43
California 88