Porterville, CA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
1,252
Total Crimes
2,095.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-10.69%
Below National Average
213 out of 461
In California
5,922 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Porterville, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Porterville is 2,095.2 per 100,000 people. That's -10.69% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -18.82% 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.

For more reading on life in Porterville, check out:

Porterville SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
3
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Porterville
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,252 2,095.2 2,581.0 2,346.0
Murder 3 5.0 5.6 6.5
Robbery 42 70.3 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 166 277.8 288.7 279.7
Violent Crime 236 394.9 442.0 387.8
Burglary 223 373.2 369.7 314.2
Larceny 620 1,037.5 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 173 289.5 427.6 246.0
Property Crime 1,016 1,700.2 2,138.9 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Porterville

236
Violent Crimes
394.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
1.84%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 253.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Porterville each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Porterville is 394.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 1.84% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -10.66% lower than the California violent crime rate of 442.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Porterville

1,016
Property Crimes
1,700.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-13.17%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 58.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Porterville each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Porterville is 1,700.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -13.17% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -20.51% lower than the California property crime rate of 2,138.9 per 100,000 people.

Porterville 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 Porterville

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Tulare, CA 66,207 1,786 2,697.6 2,244.5 453.1
Lindsay, CA 13,668 263 1,924.2 1,638.9 285.3
Farmersville, CA 10,716 174 1,623.7 1,287.8 335.9
Exeter, CA 10,501 277 2,637.8 2,333.1 304.7
Enjoy The Snack?