Victorville, CA
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Victorville, CA crime analytics


The crime rate in Victorville is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 39 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 Victorville is 1 in 25. Based on FBI crime data, Victorville is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to California, Victorville has a crime rate that is higher than 88% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Victorville to other communities of similar population, then Victorville crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Victorville 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 Victorville 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 Victorville.

For Victorville, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Victorville is one in 157.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Victorville's rate for property crime is 33 per one thousand population. This makes Victorville a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Victorville is one in 30.

Importantly, we found that Victorville 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 Victorville is one in 194.

Victorville Crime Data

 

Crime Index

11

(100 is safest)


Safer than 11% of U.S. Cities

Victorville Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

777

4,020

4,797

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

6.36

32.89

39.25

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Victorville 6.36
California 4.26

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 157

in Victorville

1 in 235

in California

Victorville VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 122,225
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 6 49 229 493
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.40 1.87 4.03

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
Victorville 32.89
California 26.18

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 30

in Victorville

1 in 38

in California

Victorville Property CRIMES

Population: 122,225
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,097 2,292 631
Rate per 1,000 8.98 18.75 5.16

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

Victorville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Victorville 65
California 90