Santa Clarita, CA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
2,304
Total Crimes
1,038.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-55.75%
Below National Average
41 out of 461
In California
3,352 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Santa Clarita, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Santa Clarita is 1,038.2 per 100,000 people. That's -55.75% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -59.78% 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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Santa Clarita SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
9.5
Safety
8
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
3

How Does Santa Clarita Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Santa Clarita
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,304 1,038.2 2,581.0 2,346.0
Murder 2 0.9 5.6 6.5
Robbery 71 32.0 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 176 79.3 288.7 279.7
Violent Crime 291 131.1 442.0 387.8
Burglary 359 161.8 369.7 314.2
Larceny 1,366 615.5 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 288 129.8 427.6 246.0
Property Crime 2,013 907.0 2,138.9 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Santa Clarita

291
Violent Crimes
131.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-66.19%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 762.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Santa Clarita each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Santa Clarita is 131.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -66.19% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -70.34% lower than the California violent crime rate of 442.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Santa Clarita

2,013
Property Crimes
907.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
-53.68%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 110.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Santa Clarita each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Santa Clarita is 907.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -53.68% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -57.59% lower than the California property crime rate of 2,138.9 per 100,000 people.

Santa Clarita 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 Santa Clarita

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Simi Valley, CA 125,742 1,485 1,181.0 1,048.2 132.8
Burbank, CA 102,419 2,648 2,585.5 2,415.6 169.9
San Fernando, CA 24,399 340 1,393.5 1,041.0 352.5
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