Anaheim, CA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
9,378
Total Crimes
2,649.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
6.99%
Above National Average
301 out of 461
In California
7,320 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Anaheim, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Anaheim is 2,649.8 per 100,000 people. That's 6.99% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -4.42% lower than the California total crime rate of 2,772.4 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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Anaheim SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
3
Diversity
9.5
Safety
5
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Anaheim
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 9,378 2,649.8 2,772.4 2,476.7
Murder 8 2.3 4.3 5.0
Robbery 396 111.9 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 575 162.5 267.1 250.2
Violent Crime 1,120 316.5 441.2 366.7
Burglary 1,123 317.3 386.1 340.5
Larceny 5,904 1,668.2 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 1,231 347.8 358.8 219.9
Property Crime 8,258 2,333.3 2,331.2 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Anaheim

1,120.0
Violent Crimes
316.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-13.70%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 316.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Anaheim each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Anaheim is 316.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -13.70% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -28.27% lower than the California violent crime rate of 441.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Anaheim

8,258.0
Property Crimes
2,333.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
10.59%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 42.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Anaheim each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Anaheim is 2,333.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 10.59% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 0.09% higher than the California property crime rate of 2,331.2 per 100,000 people.

Anaheim 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 Anaheim

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Fullerton, CA 140,194 3,530 2,517.9 2,251.9 266.1
Orange, CA 139,830 2,364 1,690.6 1,561.9 128.7
Mission Viejo, CA 95,453 931 975.3 907.3 68.1
Lake Forest, CA 86,691 750 865.1 789.0 76.1
Chino Hills, CA 84,577 986 1,165.8 1,053.5 112.3
Tustin, CA 80,356 2,259 2,811.2 2,635.8 175.5
Yorba Linda, CA 68,225 669 980.6 919.0 61.6
Aliso Viejo, CA 52,247 460 880.4 828.8 51.7
Placentia, CA 51,756 1,081 2,088.6 1,717.7 371.0
Cypress, CA 49,085 648 1,320.2 1,214.2 105.9
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