Annual Crime In Claremont (2018)

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.
In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleClaremont/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime996n/a (estimate)2,7532,8282,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleClaremont/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a2.84.45.0
Rape15n/a41.539.242.6
Robbery19n/a52.5137.386.2
Assault31n/a85.7266.5246.8
Violent crime66n/a (estimate)182447381
Burglary227n/a627.5416.2376.0
Theft646n/a1,785.61,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft57n/a157.6392.4228.9
Property crime930n/a (estimate)2,5712,3802,200

Key findings

  • Claremont crime rates are 7% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Claremont are 52% lower than the national average
  • In Claremont you have a 1 in 37 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Claremont is safer than 41% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Claremont has decreased by 1%

Claremont crime map

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Compare Claremont, CA Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Claremont (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Claremont, per 100,000 residents. In Claremont, the total number of daily crimes is 1.03 times less than the California average and 1.07 times more than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Claremont are 2.45 times less than the California average and 2.09 times less than the national average. For property crime, Claremont has a daily crime rate that is 1.08 times more than the California average and 1.17 times more than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Claremont (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Claremont compared to every other city in California, as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Claremont ranks safer than 57% of every city located within California along with 41% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in California and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Claremont, CA is ranked below average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Claremont

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Claremont is 1 in 549
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Claremont is 1 in 39
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Claremont is 1 in 37
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Claremont, CA? If you reside in Claremont, then there is a 1 in 549 chance that you will experience a violent crime. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 39. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 37 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Claremont.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Claremont is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Claremont has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 13% in Claremont, while property crimes in Claremont have decreased by 2%. Total crime has decreased by 1% year over year.

      Claremont police department

      ItemClaremontCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)6051,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.73.63.3
      There are a total of 60 Claremont police officers. This results in 1.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 53.2% less than the California average and 48% less than the National average.

      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
      San Antonio Heights, CA3,09985453538
      Lytle Creek, CA1,0192011,0691,269
      La Habra Heights, CA5,4061111,2191,330
      Bradbury, CA9541821,1821,364
      Chino Hills, CA77,266951,3291,424
      Eastvale, CA58,217971,4791,576
      La Puente, CA40,3844011,2401,641
      Claremont, CA35,8271822,5712,753

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Dunedin, FL35,8821421,7751,917
      Wildwood, MO35,7642171,1441,360
      Pahrump, NV35,8997533,3934,146
      Richfield, MN35,9122232,1242,347
      Merritt Island, FL35,9163422,0292,372
      Claremont, CA35,8271822,5712,753
      Source: The Claremont, 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.