Saratoga, CA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
234
Total Crimes
775.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-66.93%
Below National Average
18 out of 461
In California
2,513 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Saratoga, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Saratoga is 775.8 per 100,000 people. That's -66.93% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -69.94% 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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Saratoga SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Saratoga
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 234 775.8 2,581.0 2,346.0
Murder 1 3.3 5.6 6.5
Robbery 2 6.6 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 13 43.1 288.7 279.7
Violent Crime 18 59.7 442.0 387.8
Burglary 67 222.1 369.7 314.2
Larceny 124 411.1 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 25 82.9 427.6 246.0
Property Crime 216 716.1 2,138.9 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Saratoga

18
Violent Crimes
59.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-84.61%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,675.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Saratoga each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Saratoga is 59.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -84.61% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -86.50% lower than the California violent crime rate of 442.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Saratoga

216
Property Crimes
716.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
-63.43%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 139.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Saratoga each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Saratoga is 716.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -63.43% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -66.52% lower than the California property crime rate of 2,138.9 per 100,000 people.

Saratoga 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 Saratoga

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Sunnyvale, CA 154,133 3,407 2,210.4 2,061.9 148.6
Santa Clara, CA 131,976 3,507 2,657.3 2,501.2 156.1
Burbank, CA 102,419 2,648 2,585.5 2,415.6 169.9
Milpitas, CA 86,416 2,214 2,562.0 2,433.6 128.4
Mountain View, CA 83,745 2,321 2,771.5 2,599.6 172.0
Cupertino, CA 59,343 899 1,514.9 1,398.6 116.3
Campbell, CA 41,921 1,475 3,518.5 3,256.1 262.4
Menlo Park, CA 35,002 833 2,379.9 2,231.3 148.6
Los Gatos, CA 30,271 426 1,407.3 1,341.2 66.1
Los Altos, CA 30,203 346 1,145.6 1,069.4 76.2
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