Sierra Madre, CA
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Sierra Madre, 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

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Sierra Madre is safer than 63% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In California, only on the order of 13% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Sierra Madre. If you live in Sierra Madre, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 86. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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

For Sierra Madre, 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 Sierra Madre than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1015, 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 Sierra Madre 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 Sierra Madre than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 94.

Sierra Madre Crime Data

 

Crime Index

63

(100 is safest)


Safer than 63% of U.S. Cities

Sierra Madre Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

11

119

130

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.99

10.66

11.65

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Sierra Madre 0.99
California 4.26

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,015

in Sierra Madre

1 in 235

in California

Sierra Madre VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 11,163
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 3 7
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.09 0.27 0.63

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
Sierra Madre 10.66
California 26.18

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 94

in Sierra Madre

1 in 38

in California

Sierra Madre Property CRIMES

Population: 11,163
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 48 60 11
Rate per 1,000 4.30 5.37 0.99

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

Sierra Madre Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Sierra Madre 44
California 90