Elk Grove, CA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
2,971
Total Crimes
1,693.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-31.64%
Below National Average
145 out of 461
In California
5,404 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Elk Grove, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Elk Grove is 1,693.0 per 100,000 people. That's -31.64% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -38.94% 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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Elk Grove SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
7
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
4

How Does Elk Grove Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Elk Grove
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,971 1,693.0 2,772.4 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.3 5.0
Robbery 114 65.0 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 223 127.1 267.1 250.2
Violent Crime 372 212.0 441.2 366.7
Burglary 292 166.4 386.1 340.5
Larceny 2,107 1,200.6 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 200 114.0 358.8 219.9
Property Crime 2,599 1,481.0 2,331.2 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Elk Grove

372.0
Violent Crimes
212.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-42.19%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 471.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Elk Grove each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Elk Grove is 212.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -42.19% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -51.96% lower than the California violent crime rate of 441.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Elk Grove

2,599.0
Property Crimes
1,481.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
-29.81%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 67.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Elk Grove each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Elk Grove is 1,481.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -29.81% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -36.47% lower than the California property crime rate of 2,331.2 per 100,000 people.

Elk Grove 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 Elk Grove

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Rancho Cordova, CA 75,869 1,647 2,170.8 1,874.3 296.6
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