Millbrae, CA
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The crime rate in Millbrae is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 20 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 Millbrae is 1 in 49. Based on FBI crime data, Millbrae is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to California, Millbrae has a crime rate that is higher than 46% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

How does the crime rate in Millbrae compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Millbrae with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Millbrae's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Millbrae 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 Millbrae.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Millbrae's violent crime rate is 1 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 Millbrae is one in 814.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Millbrae's rate for property crime is 19 per one thousand population. This makes Millbrae 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 Millbrae is one in 52.

Importantly, we found that Millbrae 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 Millbrae is one in 340.

Millbrae Crime Data

 
Crime Index

35

(100 is safest)


Safer than 35% of U.S. Cities

Millbrae Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

28

435

463

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.23

19.08

20.31

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Millbrae 1.23
California 4.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 814

in Millbrae

1 in 235

in California
Millbrae VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 22,795
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
Millbrae 19.08
California 26.18
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 52

in Millbrae

1 in 38

in California
Millbrae Property CRIMES
Population: 22,795
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

Millbrae Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Millbrae 143
California 90