King City, CA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

King City has an overall crime rate of 13 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in King City is 1 in 79. How does King City fare compared to other communities in California of all population sizes? King City's crime rate is lower than approximately 79% of California communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, King City has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, King City is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how King City does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in King City.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that King City's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in King City is one in 741.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in King City; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 11 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

King City Crime Data

 

Crime Index

49

(100 is safest)


Safer than 49% of U.S. Cities

King City Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

19

160

179

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.35

11.37

12.72

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
1.35
4.41
National Median: 4
    King City
    California

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 741

in King City

1 in 227

in California

King City VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 14,077
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 9 7
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.21 0.64 0.50

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
11.37
23.31
National Median: 21
    King City
    California

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 88

in King City

1 in 43

in California

King City Property CRIMES

Population: 14,077
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 43 85 32
Rate per 1,000 3.05 6.04 2.27

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

King City Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
45
83
National Median: 28.3
    King City
    California

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