Imperial Beach, CA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
378
Total Crimes
1,371.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-41.54%
Below National Average
85 out of 461
In California
4,247 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Imperial Beach, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Imperial Beach is 1,371.6 per 100,000 people. That's -41.54% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -46.86% lower 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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Imperial Beach SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
9
Affordability
3
Diversity
9.5
Safety
7
Amenities
9.5
Education
6
Commute
6

How Does Imperial Beach Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Imperial Beach
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 378 1,371.6 2,581.0 2,346.0
Murder 1 3.6 5.6 6.5
Robbery 21 76.2 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 65 235.8 288.7 279.7
Violent Crime 95 344.7 442.0 387.8
Burglary 33 119.7 369.7 314.2
Larceny 172 624.1 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 78 283.0 427.6 246.0
Property Crime 283 1,026.9 2,138.9 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Imperial Beach

95
Violent Crimes
344.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-11.11%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 290.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Imperial Beach each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Imperial Beach is 344.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -11.11% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -22.02% lower than the California violent crime rate of 442.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Imperial Beach

283
Property Crimes
1,026.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
-47.56%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 97.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Imperial Beach each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Imperial Beach is 1,026.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -47.56% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -51.99% lower than the California property crime rate of 2,138.9 per 100,000 people.

Imperial Beach 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 Imperial Beach

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
San Diego, CA 1,437,608 29,624 2,060.6 1,691.8 368.9
Chula Vista, CA 278,027 4,173 1,500.9 1,171.5 329.5
La Mesa, CA 59,488 1,217 2,045.8 1,741.5 304.3
Lemon Grove, CA 26,975 567 2,101.9 1,557.0 544.9
Coronado, CA 23,750 284 1,195.8 1,124.2 71.6
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