Laguna Woods, CA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
131
Total Crimes
816.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-67.03%
Below National Average
18 out of 461
In California
2,650 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Laguna Woods, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Laguna Woods is 816.6 per 100,000 people. That's -67.03% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -70.55% 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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Laguna Woods SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
9
Affordability
2
Diversity
8.5
Safety
9
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
8

How Does Laguna Woods Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Laguna Woods
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 131 816.6 2,772.4 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.3 5.0
Robbery 2 12.5 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 5 31.2 267.1 250.2
Violent Crime 7 43.6 441.2 366.7
Burglary 20 124.7 386.1 340.5
Larceny 96 598.4 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 8 49.9 358.8 219.9
Property Crime 124 772.9 2,331.2 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Laguna Woods

7.0
Violent Crimes
43.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-88.10%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 2,291.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Laguna Woods each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Laguna Woods is 43.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -88.10% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -90.11% lower than the California violent crime rate of 441.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Laguna Woods

124.0
Property Crimes
772.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
-63.37%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 129.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Laguna Woods each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Laguna Woods is 772.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -63.37% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -66.84% lower than the California property crime rate of 2,331.2 per 100,000 people.

Laguna Woods 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 Laguna Woods

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Irvine, CA 292,673 4,011 1,370.5 1,306.2 64.2
Orange, CA 139,830 2,364 1,690.6 1,561.9 128.7
Mission Viejo, CA 95,453 931 975.3 907.3 68.1
Lake Forest, CA 86,691 750 865.1 789.0 76.1
Yorba Linda, CA 68,225 669 980.6 919.0 61.6
Laguna Niguel, CA 66,671 650 974.9 910.4 64.5
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
Placentia, CA 51,756 1,081 2,088.6 1,717.7 371.0
Rancho Santa Margarita, CA 48,377 326 673.9 611.9 62.0
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