A+
Total crime 98%
Violent crime 95%
Property crime 99%
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, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidentsSouth Growth Area/100k peopleFresno/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime20,74046 (estimate)3,9002,7722,489
Murder32n/a6.04.35.0
Rape170n/a32.037.542.6
Robbery909n/a170.9132.481.6
Assault1,842n/a346.4267.1250.2
Violent crime2,95320 (estimate)555441379
Burglary2,949n/a554.5386.1340.5
Theft12,473n/a2,345.41,586.31,549.5
Vehicle theft2,365n/a444.7358.8219.9
Property crime17,78726 (estimate)3,3452,3312,110

Key findings

  • South Growth Area crime rates are 98% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in South Growth Area are 95% lower than the national average
  • In South Growth Area you have a 1 in 2174 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • South Growth Area is safer than 96% of the cities in California
  • Year over year crime in Fresno has not changed

South Growth Area crime map

  • Lower crime
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Higher crime
  • No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The South Growth Area crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in South Growth Area 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 South Growth Area crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Safest Places to Live in and Around South Growth Area

See all the best places to live around South Growth Area

Compare Fresno, CA Crime

      vs
      How would you rate the amount of crime in South Growth Area?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      Do you feel safe walking alone at night in South Growth Area?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all South Growth Area poll results

      Daily Crime In South Growth Area (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is South Growth Area (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in South Growth Area

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in South Growth Area is 1 in 5000
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in South Growth Area is 1 in 3847
      The chance of being a victim of crime in South Growth Area is 1 in 2174

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

      Fresno police department

      ItemSouth Growth AreaFresnoCalifornia
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a93451,506
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a1.83.6

      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
      Minkler, CA1,293151799951
      Reedley, CA25,2734559131,368
      Calwa, CA1,3782481,3091,556
      Del Rey, CA1,5312481,3091,556
      Malaga, CA1,2462481,3091,556
      Parlier, CA14,9534031,1641,567
      Easton, CA2,3472531,3381,591
      Fresno, CA513,8075553,3453,900

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Tucson, AZ527,5866883,2723,960
      Sacramento, CA484,5306273,1823,809
      Kansas City, MO471,7671,4313,8565,287
      Albuquerque, NM556,8591,3524,6375,989
      Mesa, AZ470,4563771,8692,246
      Fresno, CA513,8075553,3453,900
      Source: The South Growth Area, Fresno, 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.