Ontario, CA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
4,680
Total Crimes
2,496.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
6.41%
Above National Average
290 out of 461
In California
6,596 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Ontario, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Ontario is 2,496.5 per 100,000 people. That's 6.41% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -3.27% 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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Ontario SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
9
Affordability
3
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
9.5
Education
5
Commute
4

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Ontario
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 4,680 2,496.5 2,581.0 2,346.0
Murder 10 5.3 5.6 6.5
Robbery 195 104.0 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 398 212.3 288.7 279.7
Violent Crime 686 365.9 442.0 387.8
Burglary 641 341.9 369.7 314.2
Larceny 2,296 1,224.8 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 1,057 563.8 427.6 246.0
Property Crime 3,994 2,130.5 2,138.9 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Ontario

686
Violent Crimes
365.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-5.64%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 273.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Ontario each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Ontario is 365.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -5.64% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -17.22% lower than the California violent crime rate of 442.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Ontario

3,994
Property Crimes
2,130.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
8.80%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 46.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Ontario each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Ontario is 2,130.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 8.80% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -0.39% lower than the California property crime rate of 2,138.9 per 100,000 people.

Ontario 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 Ontario

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 178,916 3,816 2,132.8 1,824.9 308.0
Pomona, CA 151,982 5,539 3,644.5 3,131.3 513.2
Jurupa Valley, CA 111,198 2,633 2,367.8 2,110.6 257.2
Chino, CA 96,309 2,410 2,502.4 2,154.5 347.8
Upland, CA 77,511 2,122 2,737.7 2,269.4 468.3
Yorba Linda, CA 68,017 605 889.5 842.4 47.0
Eastvale, CA 65,392 899 1,374.8 1,247.9 126.9
Diamond Bar, CA 55,735 855 1,534.0 1,422.8 111.2
Placentia, CA 51,260 1,298 2,532.2 2,079.6 452.6
Montclair, CA 40,473 1,699 4,197.9 3,575.2 622.6
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