Twentynine Palms, CA


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Twentynine Palms, CA crime analytics

The crime rate in Twentynine Palms is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 19 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Twentynine Palms is 1 in 52. Based on FBI crime data, Twentynine Palms is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to California, Twentynine Palms has a crime rate that is higher than 41% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Twentynine Palms 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 Twentynine Palms; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 303. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Twentynine Palms; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 16 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Twentynine Palms Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 38% of U.S. Cities

Twentynine Palms Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Twentynine Palms 3.30
California 4.26
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 303

in Twentynine Palms

1 in 235

in California
Twentynine Palms VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 26,025
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 2 8 13 63
Rate per 1,000 0.08 0.31 0.50 2.42
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)

Twentynine Palms 15.91
California 26.18
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 63

in Twentynine Palms

1 in 38

in California
Twentynine Palms Property CRIMES
Population: 26,025
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 139 242 33
Rate per 1,000 5.34 9.30 1.27
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

Twentynine Palms Crimes Per Square Mile

Twentynine Palms 8
California 90

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