Colton, CA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
1,620
Total Crimes
2,939.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
25.29%
Above National Average
361 out of 461
In California
7,150 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Colton, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Colton is 2,939.2 per 100,000 people. That's 25.29% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 13.88% higher 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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Colton SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
9.5
Education
5
Commute
6

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Colton
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,620 2,939.2 2,581.0 2,346.0
Murder 6 10.9 5.6 6.5
Robbery 95 172.4 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 80 145.1 288.7 279.7
Violent Crime 191 346.5 442.0 387.8
Burglary 234 424.6 369.7 314.2
Larceny 825 1,496.8 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 370 671.3 427.6 246.0
Property Crime 1,429 2,592.7 2,138.9 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Colton

191
Violent Crimes
346.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-10.64%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 288.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Colton each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Colton is 346.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -10.64% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -21.61% lower than the California violent crime rate of 442.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Colton

1,429
Property Crimes
2,592.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
32.40%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 38.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Colton each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Colton is 2,592.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 32.40% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 21.21% higher than the California property crime rate of 2,138.9 per 100,000 people.

Colton 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 Colton

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Fontana, CA 216,553 3,170 1,463.8 1,156.3 307.5
San Bernardino, CA 216,365 9,092 4,202.2 2,800.4 1,401.8
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 178,916 3,816 2,132.8 1,824.9 308.0
Corona, CA 171,848 3,850 2,240.4 2,100.7 139.7
Jurupa Valley, CA 111,198 2,633 2,367.8 2,110.6 257.2
Rialto, CA 104,004 3,025 2,908.5 2,427.8 480.8
Upland, CA 77,511 2,122 2,737.7 2,269.4 468.3
Redlands, CA 71,820 2,103 2,928.2 2,596.8 331.4
Eastvale, CA 65,392 899 1,374.8 1,247.9 126.9
El Cerrito, CA 25,725 1,045 4,062.2 3,619.0 443.1
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