Ojai, CA
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Ojai, 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

Ojai is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (72%) and also has a lower crime rate than 93% of the communities in California, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Ojai is one in 103 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

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

For Ojai, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Ojai than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1090, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Ojai 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 Ojai than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 114.

Ojai Crime Data

 

Crime Index

72

(100 is safest)


Safer than 72% of U.S. Cities

Ojai Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

7

67

74

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.92

8.78

9.70

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Ojai 0.92
California 4.26

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,090

in Ojai

1 in 235

in California

Ojai VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 7,627
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 1 6
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.13 0.79

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
Ojai 8.78
California 26.18

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 114

in Ojai

1 in 38

in California

Ojai Property CRIMES

Population: 7,627
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 15 50 2
Rate per 1,000 1.97 6.56 0.26

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

Ojai Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Ojai 17
California 90