Fort Bragg, CA
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With a crime rate of 42 per one thousand residents, Fort Bragg has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 24. Within California, more than 90% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Fort Bragg.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Fort Bragg 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 Fort Bragg; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 221. This equates to a rate of 5 per one thousand inhabitants.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Fort Bragg is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Fort Bragg, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 27, which is a rate of 37 per one thousand population.

Importantly, we found that Fort Bragg 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 Fort Bragg is one in 260.

Fort Bragg Crime Data

 
Crime Index

10

(100 is safest)


Safer than 10% of U.S. Cities

Fort Bragg Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

33

270

303

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.53

37.04

41.57

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Fort Bragg 4.53
California 4.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 221

in Fort Bragg

1 in 235

in California
Fort Bragg VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 7,289
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 4 26
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.41 0.55 3.57
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
Fort Bragg 37.04
California 26.18
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 27

in Fort Bragg

1 in 38

in California
Fort Bragg Property CRIMES
Population: 7,289
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 30 212 28
Rate per 1,000 4.12 29.08 3.84
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

Fort Bragg Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Fort Bragg 111
California 90

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