La Puente, CA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
511
Total Crimes
1,290.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-44.98%
Below National Average
75 out of 461
In California
4,043 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in La Puente, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in La Puente is 1,290.8 per 100,000 people. That's -44.98% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -49.99% 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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La Puente SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
9
Affordability
3
Diversity
8
Safety
7
Amenities
10
Education
3
Commute
4

How Does La Puente Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
La Puente
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 511 1,290.8 2,581.0 2,346.0
Murder 1 2.5 5.6 6.5
Robbery 38 96.0 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 73 184.4 288.7 279.7
Violent Crime 124 313.2 442.0 387.8
Burglary 82 207.1 369.7 314.2
Larceny 183 462.2 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 122 308.2 427.6 246.0
Property Crime 387 977.5 2,138.9 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In La Puente

124
Violent Crimes
313.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-19.23%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 319.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in La Puente each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in La Puente is 313.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -19.23% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -29.14% lower than the California violent crime rate of 442.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In La Puente

387
Property Crimes
977.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
-50.08%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 102.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in La Puente each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in La Puente is 977.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -50.08% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -54.30% lower than the California property crime rate of 2,138.9 per 100,000 people.

La Puente 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 La Puente

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
West Covina, CA 104,989 2,418 2,303.1 2,106.9 196.2
Lakewood, CA 79,222 1,943 2,452.6 2,154.7 297.9
Baldwin Park, CA 75,233 1,023 1,359.8 1,145.8 214.0
Cypress, CA 49,124 787 1,602.1 1,479.9 122.1
La Mirada, CA 48,144 790 1,640.9 1,449.8 191.1
La Verne, CA 32,073 686 2,138.9 2,001.7 137.2
La Habra Heights, CA 6,487 58 894.1 847.8 46.2
Villa Park, CA 5,786 52 898.7 898.7 0.0
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