Valley Springs, CA
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The crime rate in Valley Springs 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 Valley Springs is 1 in 54. Based on FBI crime data, Valley Springs is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to California, Valley Springs has a crime rate that is higher than 39% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Valley Springs to other communities of similar population, then Valley Springs crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Valley Springs does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Valley Springs 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 Valley Springs.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Valley Springs 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 Valley Springs; 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 Valley Springs; 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.

Valley Springs Crime Data

 

Crime Index

39

(100 is safest)


Safer than 39% of U.S. Cities

Valley Springs Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8

57

65

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.30

16.38

18.68

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Valley Springs 2.30
California 4.26

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 435

in Valley Springs

1 in 235

in California

Valley Springs VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 3,479
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
Valley Springs 16.38
California 26.18

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 61

in Valley Springs

1 in 38

in California

Valley Springs Property CRIMES

Population: 3,479
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

Valley Springs Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Valley Springs 7
California 90

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