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Total crime 62%
Violent crime 60%
Property crime 62%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleClay/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)955 (estimate)2,7722,489
Murdern/an/an/a4.35.0
Rapen/an/an/a37.542.6
Robberyn/an/an/a132.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a267.1250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)152 (estimate)441379
Burglaryn/an/an/a386.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,586.31,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a358.8219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)803 (estimate)2,3312,110

Key findings

  • Clay crime rates are 62% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Clay are 60% lower than the national average
  • In Clay you have a 1 in 105 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Clay is safer than 69% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Clay has decreased by 2%

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      Daily Crime In Clay (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Clay

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Clay is 1 in 658
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Clay is 1 in 125
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Clay is 1 in 105

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

      Clay police department

      ItemClayCaliforniaNational
      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
      Ione, CA7,056130544674
      Herald, CA1,059137722859
      Dogtown, CA2,4601638601,023
      Woodbridge, CA3,8822131,1281,342
      Collierville, CA2,3182171,1471,364
      Wilton, CA4,9952331,2291,462
      Rancho Murieta, CA5,5072391,2641,503
      Clay, CA1,209152803955

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Celoron, NY1,209197755953
      Markle, IN1,209154817971
      Lenape Heights, PA1,209127584711
      Branchville, SC1,2091051,9962,101
      Cottage City, MD1,2091471,9082,054
      Clay, CA1,209152803955
      Source: The Clay, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.