South Pasadena, CA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
657
Total Crimes
2,596.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
10.70%
Above National Average
311 out of 461
In California
6,736 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in South Pasadena, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in South Pasadena is 2,596.9 per 100,000 people. That's 10.70% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 0.62% higher 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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South Pasadena SnackAbility

9.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
10
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
7
Amenities
9.5
Education
9.5
Commute
4

How Does South Pasadena Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
South Pasadena
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 657 2,596.9 2,581.0 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 5.6 6.5
Robbery 17 67.2 113.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 5 19.8 288.7 279.7
Violent Crime 26 102.8 442.0 387.8
Burglary 109 430.8 369.7 314.2
Larceny 430 1,699.7 1,341.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 92 363.7 427.6 246.0
Property Crime 631 2,494.2 2,138.9 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In South Pasadena

26
Violent Crimes
102.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-73.50%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 973.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in South Pasadena each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in South Pasadena is 102.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -73.50% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -76.75% lower than the California violent crime rate of 442.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In South Pasadena

631
Property Crimes
2,494.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
27.37%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 40.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in South Pasadena each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in South Pasadena is 2,494.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 27.37% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 16.61% higher than the California property crime rate of 2,138.9 per 100,000 people.

South Pasadena 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 South Pasadena

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Pasadena, CA 141,473 3,435 2,428.0 2,135.4 292.6
Alhambra, CA 83,817 1,726 2,059.2 1,850.5 208.8
Lakewood, CA 79,222 1,943 2,452.6 2,154.7 297.9
Monterey Park, CA 59,609 1,343 2,253.0 2,063.4 189.6
Rosemead, CA 54,087 1,084 2,004.2 1,654.7 349.4
La Mirada, CA 48,144 790 1,640.9 1,449.8 191.1
San Gabriel, CA 39,927 600 1,502.7 1,314.9 187.8
Walnut, CA 29,740 364 1,223.9 1,096.2 127.8
Artesia, CA 16,610 356 2,143.3 1,842.3 301.0
La Palma, CA 15,415 319 2,069.4 1,907.2 162.2
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