Spring Valley, CA
Crime Rates




Safest

Safest Spring Valley neighborhoods




Spring Valley, 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

Spring Valley has an overall crime rate of 17 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 Spring Valley is 1 in 60. How does Spring Valley fare compared to other communities in California of all population sizes? Spring Valley's crime rate is lower than approximately 71% of California communities.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Spring Valley occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Spring Valley; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 250. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Spring Valley; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 13 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Importantly, we found that Spring Valley 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 Spring Valley is one in 353.

Spring Valley Crime Data

 

Crime Index

45

(100 is safest)


Safer than 45% of U.S. Cities

Spring Valley Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

117

372

489

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.99

12.70

16.70

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Spring Valley 3.99
California 4.26

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 250

in Spring Valley

1 in 235

in California

Spring Valley VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 29,289
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
Spring Valley 12.70
California 26.18

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 79

in Spring Valley

1 in 38

in California

Spring Valley Property CRIMES

Population: 29,289
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

Spring Valley Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Spring Valley 66
California 90