Cupertino, CA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
1,073
Total Crimes
1,777.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-28.22%
Below National Average
162 out of 461
In California
5,617 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Cupertino, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Cupertino is 1,777.8 per 100,000 people. That's -28.22% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -35.88% 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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Cupertino SnackAbility

10
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
9.5
Commute
5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Cupertino
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,073 1,777.8 2,772.4 2,476.7
Murder 1 1.7 4.3 5.0
Robbery 14 23.2 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 34 56.3 267.1 250.2
Violent Crime 55 91.1 441.2 366.7
Burglary 175 289.9 386.1 340.5
Larceny 803 1,330.4 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 40 66.3 358.8 219.9
Property Crime 1,018 1,686.6 2,331.2 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Cupertino

55.0
Violent Crimes
91.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-75.15%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,097.4 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Cupertino each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Cupertino is 91.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -75.15% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -79.35% lower than the California violent crime rate of 441.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Cupertino

1,018.0
Property Crimes
1,686.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
-20.06%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 59.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Cupertino each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Cupertino is 1,686.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -20.06% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -27.65% lower than the California property crime rate of 2,331.2 per 100,000 people.

Cupertino 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 Cupertino

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Sunnyvale, CA 154,859 3,639 2,349.9 2,182.6 167.2
Santa Clara, CA 131,173 4,962 3,782.8 3,619.6 163.1
Mountain View, CA 84,599 2,628 3,106.4 2,911.4 195.0
Campbell, CA 42,697 1,446 3,386.7 3,178.2 208.4
Menlo Park, CA 34,871 824 2,363.0 2,219.6 143.4
Los Altos, CA 30,716 331 1,077.6 1,009.2 68.4
Saratoga, CA 30,666 256 834.8 782.6 52.2
Belmont, CA 27,272 437 1,602.4 1,437.4 165.0
Los Altos Hills, CA 8,622 70 811.9 777.1 34.8
Monte Sereno, CA 3,507 12 342.2 342.2 0.0
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