Encinitas, CA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
691
Total Crimes
1,091.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-55.94%
Below National Average
50 out of 461
In California
3,637 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Encinitas, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Encinitas is 1,091.3 per 100,000 people. That's -55.94% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -60.64% 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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Encinitas SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Encinitas
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 691 1,091.3 2,772.4 2,476.7
Murder 2 3.2 4.3 5.0
Robbery 15 23.7 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 59 93.2 267.1 250.2
Violent Crime 86 135.8 441.2 366.7
Burglary 115 181.6 386.1 340.5
Larceny 422 666.5 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 68 107.4 358.8 219.9
Property Crime 605 955.5 2,331.2 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Encinitas

86.0
Violent Crimes
135.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-62.96%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 736.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Encinitas each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Encinitas is 135.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -62.96% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -69.22% lower than the California violent crime rate of 441.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Encinitas

605.0
Property Crimes
955.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
-54.72%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 104.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Encinitas each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Encinitas is 955.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -54.72% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -59.01% lower than the California property crime rate of 2,331.2 per 100,000 people.

Encinitas 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 Encinitas

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
San Diego, CA 1,441,737 32,356 2,244.2 1,882.5 361.7
Oceanside, CA 177,129 4,448 2,511.2 2,109.2 402.0
Escondido, CA 153,215 2,909 1,898.6 1,548.8 349.8
Carlsbad, CA 117,220 2,375 2,026.1 1,821.4 204.7
Vista, CA 102,227 1,792 1,753.0 1,406.7 346.3
San Marcos, CA 98,598 1,148 1,164.3 968.6 195.7
Poway, CA 49,928 541 1,083.6 981.4 102.1
Solana Beach, CA 13,440 186 1,383.9 1,287.2 96.7
Del Mar, CA 4,369 74 1,693.8 1,533.5 160.2
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