La Palma, CA Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
354
Total Crimes
2,248.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-12.47%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in La Palma, CA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in La Palma is 2,248.0 per 100,000 people. That's -12.47% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -20.50% 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.

La Palma SnackAbility

9
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
7
Amenities
9.5
Education
8.5
Commute
4

How Does La Palma Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
La Palma
/ 100k People
California
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 354 2,248.0 2,827.8 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 4.4 5.0
Robbery 5 31.8 137.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 15 95.3 266.5 246.8
Violent Crime 20 127.0 447.4 368.9
Burglary 84 533.4 416.2 376.0
Larceny 227 1,441.5 1,571.8 1,594.6
Car Theft 23 146.1 392.4 228.9
Property Crime 334 2,121.0 2,380.4 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In La Palma

20
Violent Crimes
127.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-65.57%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 787.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in La Palma each year. That compares to a 1 in 223.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in La Palma is 127.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -65.57% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -71.61% lower than the California violent crime rate of 447.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In La Palma

334
Property Crimes
2,121.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
-3.57%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 47.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in La Palma each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in La Palma is 2,121.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -3.57% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -10.90% lower than the California property crime rate of 2,380.4 per 100,000 people.

La Palma 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 La Palma

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Norwalk, CA 106,158 2,397 2,258.0 1,835.0 423.0
Buena Park, CA 83,336 2,840 3,407.9 3,099.5 308.4
Lakewood, CA 81,097 2,118 2,611.7 2,278.8 332.9
Cerritos, CA 51,307 1,956 3,812.3 3,496.6 315.7
Cypress, CA 49,223 762 1,548.1 1,430.2 117.8
La Mirada, CA 49,175 918 1,866.8 1,685.8 181.0
Stanton, CA 38,618 753 1,949.9 1,600.3 349.6
Artesia, CA 16,959 417 2,458.9 1,975.4 483.5
Hawaiian Gardens, CA 14,474 331 2,286.9 1,727.2 559.6
Los Alamitos, CA 11,629 164 1,410.3 1,341.5 68.8
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