Oakley, CA
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Oakley, 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

Oakley has an overall crime rate of 18 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 Oakley is 1 in 54. How does Oakley fare compared to other communities in California of all population sizes? Oakley's crime rate is lower than approximately 63% of California communities.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Oakley's violent crime rate is 2 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 Oakley is one in 561.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Oakley's rate for property crime is 17 per one thousand population. This makes Oakley 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 Oakley is one in 60.

Importantly, we found that Oakley 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 Oakley is one in 173.

Oakley Crime Data

 

Crime Index

40

(100 is safest)


Safer than 40% of U.S. Cities

Oakley Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

71

660

731

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.78

16.58

18.36

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Oakley 1.78
California 4.26

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 561

in Oakley

1 in 235

in California

Oakley VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 39,813
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 2 6 23 40
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.15 0.58 1.00

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
Oakley 16.58
California 26.18

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 60

in Oakley

1 in 38

in California

Oakley Property CRIMES

Population: 39,813
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 92 338 230
Rate per 1,000 2.31 8.49 5.78

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

Oakley Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Oakley 45
California 90