St. Helena, CA
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St. Helena 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 St. Helena is 1 in 56. How does St. Helena fare compared to other communities in California of all population sizes? St. Helena's crime rate is lower than approximately 66% of California communities.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in St. Helena 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 St. Helena; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 435. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in St. Helena; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 15 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

St. Helena Crime Data

 
Crime Index

42

(100 is safest)


Safer than 42% of U.S. Cities

St. Helena Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

14

94

108

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.30

15.44

17.74

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
St. Helena 2.30
California 4.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 435

in St. Helena

1 in 235

in California
St. Helena VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 6,088
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 0 13
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.16 0.00 2.14
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
St. Helena 15.44
California 26.18
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 65

in St. Helena

1 in 38

in California
St. Helena Property CRIMES
Population: 6,088
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 19 71 4
Rate per 1,000 3.12 11.66 0.66
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

St. Helena Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
St. Helena 21
California 90

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