Salida, CA
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Salida 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 Salida is 1 in 55. How does Salida fare compared to other communities in California of all population sizes? Salida's crime rate is lower than approximately 63% of California communities.

How does the crime rate in Salida compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Salida with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Salida'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 Salida 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 Salida.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Salida'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 Salida is one in 586.

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

Salida Crime Data

 
Crime Index

40

(100 is safest)


Safer than 40% of U.S. Cities

Salida Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

24

234

258

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.71

16.63

18.33

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Salida 1.71
California 4.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 586

in Salida

1 in 235

in California
Salida VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 14,074
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
Salida 16.63
California 26.18
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 60

in Salida

1 in 38

in California
Salida Property CRIMES
Population: 14,074
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

Salida Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Salida 46
California 90

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