Albany, CA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
479
Total Crimes
2,415.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
2.96%
Above National Average
275 out of 461
In California
6,470 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Albany, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Albany is 2,415.5 per 100,000 people. That's 2.96% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -6.41% lower than the California total crime rate of 2,581.0 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Albany SnackAbility

7.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
6
Amenities
9.5
Education
9
Commute
4

How Does Albany Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Albany
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 479 2,415.5 2,581.0 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 5.6 6.5
Robbery 19 95.8 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 9 45.4 288.7 279.7
Violent Crime 29 146.2 442.0 387.8
Burglary 53 267.3 369.7 314.2
Larceny 322 1,623.8 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 75 378.2 427.6 246.0
Property Crime 450 2,269.3 2,138.9 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Albany

29
Violent Crimes
146.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-62.29%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 683.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Albany each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Albany is 146.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -62.29% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -66.92% lower than the California violent crime rate of 442.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Albany

450
Property Crimes
2,269.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
15.89%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 44.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Albany each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Albany is 2,269.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 15.89% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 6.09% higher than the California property crime rate of 2,138.9 per 100,000 people.

Albany Crime Compared To California Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in California.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Albany

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Berkeley, CA 122,346 6,072 4,963.0 4,524.1 438.9
Richmond, CA 111,367 4,753 4,267.9 3,303.5 964.4
Mountain View, CA 83,745 2,321 2,771.5 2,599.6 172.0
South San Francisco, CA 68,260 1,715 2,512.5 2,285.4 227.1
San Bruno, CA 42,997 1,038 2,414.1 2,181.5 232.6
San Pablo, CA 31,164 1,022 3,279.4 2,740.3 539.1
Lafayette, CA 26,965 276 1,023.5 967.9 55.6
El Cerrito, CA 25,725 1,045 4,062.2 3,619.0 443.1
Emeryville, CA 12,328 1,556 12,621.7 11,753.7 867.9
Piedmont, CA 11,184 385 3,442.4 3,281.5 160.9
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