San Juan Capistrano, CA
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San Juan Capistrano, CA crime analytics


San Juan Capistrano has an overall crime rate of 14 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 San Juan Capistrano is 1 in 73. How does San Juan Capistrano fare compared to other communities in California of all population sizes? San Juan Capistrano's crime rate is lower than approximately 82% of California communities.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that San Juan Capistrano'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 San Juan Capistrano is one in 552.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in San Juan Capistrano; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

San Juan Capistrano Crime Data

 

Crime Index

55

(100 is safest)


Safer than 55% of U.S. Cities

San Juan Capistrano Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

66

430

496

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.81

11.80

13.61

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
San Juan Capistrano 1.81
California 4.26

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 552

in San Juan Capistrano

1 in 235

in California

San Juan Capistrano VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 36,454
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 12 15 39
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.33 0.41 1.07

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
San Juan Capistrano 11.80
California 26.18

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 85

in San Juan Capistrano

1 in 38

in California

San Juan Capistrano Property CRIMES

Population: 36,454
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 94 283 53
Rate per 1,000 2.58 7.76 1.45

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

San Juan Capistrano Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
San Juan Capistrano 35
California 90