Hemet, CA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
2,410
Total Crimes
2,800.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
19.37%
Above National Average
342 out of 461
In California
6,976 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Hemet, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Hemet is 2,800.4 per 100,000 people. That's 19.37% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 8.50% 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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Hemet SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
3
Diversity
9.5
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
4
Commute
3

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Hemet
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,410 2,800.4 2,581.0 2,346.0
Murder 14 16.3 5.6 6.5
Robbery 121 140.6 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 191 221.9 288.7 279.7
Violent Crime 347 403.2 442.0 387.8
Burglary 398 462.5 369.7 314.2
Larceny 1,062 1,234.1 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 603 700.7 427.6 246.0
Property Crime 2,063 2,397.2 2,138.9 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Hemet

347
Violent Crimes
403.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
3.98%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 248.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Hemet each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Hemet is 403.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 3.98% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -8.78% lower than the California violent crime rate of 442.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Hemet

2,063
Property Crimes
2,397.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
22.42%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 41.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Hemet each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Hemet is 2,397.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 22.42% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 12.08% higher than the California property crime rate of 2,138.9 per 100,000 people.

Hemet 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 Hemet

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Moreno Valley, CA 215,257 5,959 2,768.3 2,381.3 387.0
Murrieta, CA 117,639 1,300 1,105.1 1,024.3 80.8
Temecula, CA 116,442 2,410 2,069.7 1,942.6 127.1
Beaumont, CA 52,884 990 1,872.0 1,652.7 219.3
San Jacinto, CA 49,779 1,560 3,133.9 2,937.0 196.9
Canyon Lake, CA 11,358 102 898.0 783.6 114.5
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