Live Oak, CA
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Live Oak, CA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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 Live Oak is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 27 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 Live Oak is 1 in 37. Based on FBI crime data, Live Oak is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to California, Live Oak has a crime rate that is higher than 66% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Live Oak 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 Live Oak; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 225. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Live Oak's rate for property crime is 23 per one thousand population. This makes Live Oak 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 Live Oak is one in 44.

Live Oak Crime Data

 

Crime Index

23

(100 is safest)


Safer than 23% of U.S. Cities

Live Oak Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

38

194

232

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.45

22.74

27.19

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Live Oak 4.45
California 4.26

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 225

in Live Oak

1 in 235

in California

Live Oak VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 8,531
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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
Live Oak 22.74
California 26.18

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 44

in Live Oak

1 in 38

in California

Live Oak Property CRIMES

Population: 8,531
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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

Live Oak Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Live Oak 124
California 90

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