Seaside, CA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
517
Total Crimes
1,519.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-38.67%
Below National Average
108 out of 461
In California
4,927 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Seaside, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Seaside is 1,519.0 per 100,000 people. That's -38.67% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -45.21% 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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Seaside SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
3
Diversity
10
Safety
7
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Seaside
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 517 1,519.0 2,772.4 2,476.7
Murder 3 8.8 4.3 5.0
Robbery 12 35.3 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 52 152.8 267.1 250.2
Violent Crime 78 229.2 441.2 366.7
Burglary 44 129.3 386.1 340.5
Larceny 329 966.6 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 66 193.9 358.8 219.9
Property Crime 439 1,289.8 2,331.2 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Seaside

78.0
Violent Crimes
229.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-37.51%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 436.4 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Seaside each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Seaside is 229.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -37.51% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -48.06% lower than the California violent crime rate of 441.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Seaside

439.0
Property Crimes
1,289.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
-38.87%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 77.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Seaside each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Seaside is 1,289.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -38.87% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -44.67% lower than the California property crime rate of 2,331.2 per 100,000 people.

Seaside 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 Seaside

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Salinas, CA 156,943 4,314 2,748.8 2,250.5 498.3
Monterey, CA 28,337 1,053 3,716.0 3,440.7 275.3
Marina, CA 22,911 404 1,763.3 1,575.7 187.7
Pacific Grove, CA 15,605 183 1,172.7 1,083.0 89.7
Del Rey Oaks, CA 1,674 46 2,747.9 2,329.7 418.2
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