Garden Grove, CA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
4,414
Total Crimes
2,553.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
3.12%
Above National Average
290 out of 461
In California
7,172 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Garden Grove, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Garden Grove is 2,553.9 per 100,000 people. That's 3.12% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -7.88% 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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Garden Grove SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Garden Grove
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 4,414 2,553.9 2,772.4 2,476.7
Murder 6 3.5 4.3 5.0
Robbery 185 107.0 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 260 150.4 267.1 250.2
Violent Crime 505 292.2 441.2 366.7
Burglary 627 362.8 386.1 340.5
Larceny 2,778 1,607.3 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 504 291.6 358.8 219.9
Property Crime 3,909 2,261.7 2,331.2 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Garden Grove

505.0
Violent Crimes
292.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-20.32%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 342.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Garden Grove each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Garden Grove is 292.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -20.32% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -33.77% lower than the California violent crime rate of 441.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Garden Grove

3,909.0
Property Crimes
2,261.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
7.20%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 44.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Garden Grove each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Garden Grove is 2,261.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 7.20% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -2.98% lower than the California property crime rate of 2,331.2 per 100,000 people.

Garden 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 Garden Grove

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Santa Ana, CA 333,664 8,261 2,475.8 2,040.4 435.5
Huntington Beach, CA 201,843 4,530 2,244.3 2,053.1 191.2
Orange, CA 139,830 2,364 1,690.6 1,561.9 128.7
Westminster, CA 91,086 2,870 3,150.9 2,866.5 284.3
Lake Forest, CA 86,691 750 865.1 789.0 76.1
Buena Park, CA 82,627 2,307 2,792.1 2,494.3 297.7
Lakewood, CA 80,151 2,068 2,580.1 2,303.2 277.0
Yorba Linda, CA 68,225 669 980.6 919.0 61.6
Fountain Valley, CA 55,858 1,216 2,176.9 2,082.1 94.9
Aliso Viejo, CA 52,247 460 880.4 828.8 51.7
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