Pleasanton, CA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
1,744
Total Crimes
2,075.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-16.19%
Below National Average
204 out of 461
In California
6,295 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Pleasanton, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Pleasanton is 2,075.8 per 100,000 people. That's -16.19% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -25.13% 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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Pleasanton SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Pleasanton
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,744 2,075.8 2,772.4 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.3 5.0
Robbery 56 66.7 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 44 52.4 267.1 250.2
Violent Crime 112 133.3 441.2 366.7
Burglary 149 177.3 386.1 340.5
Larceny 1,386 1,649.7 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 97 115.5 358.8 219.9
Property Crime 1,632 1,942.5 2,331.2 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Pleasanton

112.0
Violent Crimes
133.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-63.65%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 750.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Pleasanton each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Pleasanton is 133.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -63.65% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -69.79% lower than the California violent crime rate of 441.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Pleasanton

1,632.0
Property Crimes
1,942.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
-7.94%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 51.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Pleasanton each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Pleasanton is 1,942.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -7.94% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -16.68% lower than the California property crime rate of 2,331.2 per 100,000 people.

Pleasanton 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 Pleasanton

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Livermore, CA 91,418 1,747 1,911.0 1,699.9 211.1
Milpitas, CA 82,344 2,295 2,787.1 2,663.2 123.9
San Ramon, CA 76,387 1,157 1,514.7 1,438.7 75.9
Dublin, CA 66,072 1,366 2,067.4 1,905.5 161.9
Danville, CA 44,997 319 708.9 657.8 51.1
Menlo Park, CA 34,871 824 2,363.0 2,219.6 143.4
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