Nipomo, CA
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Nipomo has an overall crime rate of 16 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 Nipomo is 1 in 63. How does Nipomo fare compared to other communities in California of all population sizes? Nipomo's crime rate is lower than approximately 74% of California communities.

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

For Nipomo, 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 Nipomo is one in 162.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Nipomo is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Nipomo than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 104.

Nipomo Crime Data

 

Crime Index

48

(100 is safest)


Safer than 48% of U.S. Cities

Nipomo Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

107

166

273

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

6.19

9.60

15.80

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Nipomo 6.19
California 4.26

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 162

in Nipomo

1 in 235

in California

Nipomo VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 17,283
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
Nipomo 9.60
California 26.18

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 104

in Nipomo

1 in 38

in California

Nipomo Property CRIMES

Population: 17,283
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

Nipomo Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Nipomo 18
California 90

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