Reported Annual Crime In Del Mar

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 peopleDel Mar/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime132n/a (estimate)3,0062,8282,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDel Mar/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.45.0
Rape3n/a68.339.242.6
Robbery2n/a45.5137.386.2
Assault9n/a205.0266.5246.8
Violent crime14n/a (estimate)319447381
Burglary26n/a592.1416.2376.0
Theft78n/a1,776.41,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft14n/a318.8392.4228.9
Property crime118n/a (estimate)2,6872,3802,200

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When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Del Mar, CA. All reported Del Mar, CA crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Del Mar, CA overall crime rate is 6% higher than in comparison to the California average; and is also 17% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Del Mar, CA, the rate is 29% lower than compared to the California average, and 16% lower than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Del Mar, CA comes in at 13% higher than to the average seen in California, and 22% higher than the overall national average.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Del Mar is 17% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.24 daily crimes that occur in Del Mar.
  • Del Mar is safer than 31% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Del Mar you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Del Mar has decreased by 26%.

Compare Del Mar, CA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Del Mar (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Del Mar, CA per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for California and on a national scale. In Del Mar, CA the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 1.06 times more than the California average and 1.17 times more than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Del Mar, CA is 1.40 times less than the California average and 1.19 times less than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Del Mar, CA has a constant daily crime rate that is 1.13 times more than the California average and 1.22 times more than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is Del Mar (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Del Mar, CA compared to other areas of California, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Del Mar, CA safer than 39% when compared to other California cities, and 31% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from 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 Del Mar, CA. At this time, Del Mar, CA sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Del Mar

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Del Mar is 1 in 314
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Del Mar is 1 in 38
The chance of being a victim of crime in Del Mar is 1 in 34
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Del Mar, CA? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Del Mar, CA you have a 1 in 314 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 38 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Del Mar, CA.

Year Over Year Crime In Del Mar (per 100,000 people)

A good indicator of whether Del Mar, CA is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in Del Mar, CA has increased by 27%, while the property crime rate in Del Mar, CA has decreased by 29% year over year. The number of total crimes in Del Mar, CA has decreased by 26% year over year.

Del Mar police department

ItemDel MarCaliforniaNational
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
California68,119197222
There are a total of 68,119 sex offenders in California. This yields a total of 197 sex offenders in California per 100,000 residents which is 11% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Fairbanks Ranch, CA2,86470373443
Rancho Santa Fe, CA2,76370373443
Poway, CA49,6751291,0111,140
San Marcos, CA91,4792061,0731,278
Encinitas, CA62,1601791,2481,427
Lake San Marcos, CA4,5292441,3001,545
Solana Beach, CA13,3121701,5231,693
Del Mar, CA4,3123192,6873,006

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Florence, MS4,31322336358
Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ4,3141,0982,5173,615
Williamstown, MA4,315641,0071,071
West Laurel, MD4,3092521,0911,343
Garwood, NJ4,31523732755
Del Mar, CA4,3123192,6873,006
Source: The Del Mar, 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.
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