Kensington, CA Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
50
Total Crimes
925.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-63.95%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Kensington, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Kensington is 925.9 per 100,000 people. That's -63.95% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -67.26% lower than the California total crime rate of 2,827.8 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.

Kensington SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
9
Amenities
8.5
Education
10
Commute
3

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Kensington
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 50 925.9 2,827.8 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 4.4 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 137.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 2 37.0 266.5 246.8
Violent Crime 2 37.0 447.4 368.9
Burglary 13 240.7 416.2 376.0
Larceny 30 555.6 1,571.8 1,594.6
Car Theft 5 92.6 392.4 228.9
Property Crime 48 888.9 2,380.4 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Kensington

2
Violent Crimes
37.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-89.96%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 2,700.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Kensington each year. That compares to a 1 in 223.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Kensington is 37.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -89.96% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -91.72% lower than the California violent crime rate of 447.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Kensington

48
Property Crimes
888.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
-59.59%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 112.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Kensington each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Kensington is 888.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -59.59% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -62.66% lower than the California property crime rate of 2,380.4 per 100,000 people.

Kensington 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 Kensington

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Berkeley, CA 123,735 5,967 4,822.4 4,348.8 473.6
Richmond, CA 110,982 5,399 4,864.8 3,922.3 942.5
Mountain View, CA 82,518 2,260 2,738.8 2,548.5 190.3
South San Francisco, CA 67,973 1,625 2,390.7 2,124.4 266.3
Danville, CA 45,202 342 756.6 721.2 35.4
San Pablo, CA 31,403 1,159 3,690.7 3,117.5 573.2
Lafayette, CA 26,827 241 898.3 861.1 37.3
El Cerrito, CA 25,793 1,485 5,757.4 5,094.4 663.0
Hercules, CA 25,750 380 1,475.7 1,359.2 116.5
Albany, CA 20,379 645 3,165.0 2,983.5 181.6
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