Indio, CA
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Indio, 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 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 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 Indio is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 30 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 Indio is 1 in 33. Based on FBI crime data, Indio is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to California, Indio has a crime rate that is higher than 80% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

For Indio, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Indio is one in 184.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Indio's rate for property crime is 25 per one thousand population. This makes Indio 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 Indio is one in 41.

Importantly, we found that Indio 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 Indio is one in 191.

Indio Crime Data

 

Crime Index

15

(100 is safest)


Safer than 15% of U.S. Cities

Indio Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

495

2,247

2,742

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

5.43

24.63

30.05

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Indio 5.43
California 4.47

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 184

in Indio

1 in 224

in California

Indio VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 91,240
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 2 47 112 334
Rate per 1,000 0.02 0.52 1.23 3.66

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Indio 24.63
California 23.80

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 41

in Indio

1 in 42

in California

Indio Property CRIMES

Population: 91,240
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 405 1,365 477
Rate per 1,000 4.44 14.96 5.23

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Indio Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Indio 94
California 85