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Total crime 54%
Violent crime 72%
Property crime 51%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAvalon/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime45n/a (estimate)1,1942,8282,580
Murder0n/a0.04.45.0
Rape1n/a26.539.242.6
Robbery0n/a0.0137.386.2
Assault3n/a79.6266.5246.8
Violent crime4n/a (estimate)106447381
Burglary9n/a238.8416.2376.0
Theft27n/a716.41,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft5n/a132.7392.4228.9
Property crime41n/a (estimate)1,0882,3802,200

Key findings

  • Avalon crime rates are 54% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Avalon are 72% lower than the national average
  • In Avalon you have a 1 in 84 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Avalon is safer than 73% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Avalon has decreased by 3%

Avalon crime map

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The Avalon crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Avalon as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Avalon crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Avalon (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Avalon, per 100,000 residents. In Avalon, the total number of daily crimes is 2.37 times less than the California average and 2.16 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Avalon are 4.22 times less than the California average and 3.59 times less than the national average. For property crime, Avalon has a daily crime rate that is 2.19 times less than the California average and 2.02 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Avalon (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Avalon, California compared to other areas of California, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Avalon safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Avalon is safer than 89% of California cities, and 73% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in California, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Avalon. At this time, Avalon sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Avalon

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Avalon is 1 in 943
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Avalon is 1 in 92
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Avalon is 1 in 84
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Avalon, California you have a 1 in 943 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 92 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 84 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Avalon.

      Year Over Year Crime In Avalon (per 100,000 people)

      Determining whether Avalon is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Avalon violent crime rates have decreased by 60%. At the same time, property crime has increased by 12% year over year. Total crimes for Avalon has decreased by 3% in the same time frame.

      Avalon police department

      ItemAvalonCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a51,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.63.3

      Sex offenders in California

      StateTotal offendersCalifornia /100KNational /100K
      California79,891232266
      There are a total of 79,891 sex offenders in California. This yields a total of 232 sex offenders in California per 100,000 residents which is 13% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Avalon, CA3,7671061,0881,194

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Saw Creek, PA3,7681728381,011
      Carter Lake, IA3,7651369191,055
      Waialua, HI3,7691141,3161,430
      Ossian, IN3,7702011,1451,346
      Taylor Creek, FL3,7642661,5781,844
      Avalon, CA3,7671061,0881,194
      Source: The Avalon, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.