West Hollywood, CA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
2,192
Total Crimes
5,896.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
138.09%
Above National Average
448 out of 461
In California
9,523 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in West Hollywood, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in West Hollywood is 5,896.8 per 100,000 people. That's 138.09% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 112.69% higher 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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West Hollywood SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
3
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
10
Education
10
Commute
5

How Does West Hollywood Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
West Hollywood
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,192 5,896.8 2,772.4 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 4.3 5.0
Robbery 139 373.9 132.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 131 352.4 267.1 250.2
Violent Crime 294 790.9 441.2 366.7
Burglary 215 578.4 386.1 340.5
Larceny 1,566 4,212.7 1,586.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 117 314.7 358.8 219.9
Property Crime 1,898 5,105.9 2,331.2 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In West Hollywood

294.0
Violent Crimes
790.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
115.68%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 126.4 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in West Hollywood each year. That compares to a 1 in 226.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in West Hollywood is 790.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 115.68% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 79.26% higher than the California violent crime rate of 441.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In West Hollywood

1,898.0
Property Crimes
5,105.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
142.00%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 19.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in West Hollywood each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in West Hollywood is 5,105.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 142.00% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 119.02% higher than the California property crime rate of 2,331.2 per 100,000 people.

West Hollywood 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 West Hollywood

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Los Angeles, CA 4,015,546 125,104 3,115.5 2,383.3 732.2
Glendale, CA 202,601 3,536 1,745.3 1,631.3 114.0
Torrance, CA 145,183 3,133 2,158.0 1,965.1 192.9
Inglewood, CA 109,386 2,992 2,735.3 2,121.8 613.4
Burbank, CA 103,738 2,806 2,704.9 2,522.7 182.2
Santa Monica, CA 91,621 4,628 5,051.2 4,326.5 724.7
Redondo Beach, CA 67,473 1,530 2,267.6 2,030.4 237.1
Beverly Hills, CA 34,211 1,602 4,682.7 4,381.6 301.1
South Pasadena, CA 25,612 595 2,323.1 2,209.9 113.2
San Fernando, CA 24,621 323 1,311.9 987.0 324.9
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