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Total crime 41%
Violent crime 14%
Property crime 50%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMcFarland/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime230n/a (estimate)1,4812,7722,489
Murder3n/a19.34.35.0
Rape14n/a90.237.542.6
Robbery9n/a58.0132.481.6
Assault41n/a264.0267.1250.2
Violent crime67n/a (estimate)431441379
Burglary52n/a334.9386.1340.5
Theft53n/a341.31,586.31,549.5
Vehicle theft58n/a373.5358.8219.9
Property crime163n/a (estimate)1,0502,3312,110

Key findings

  • McFarland crime rates are 41% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in McFarland are 14% higher than the national average
  • In McFarland you have a 1 in 68 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • McFarland is safer than 31% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in McFarland has decreased by 16%

McFarland crime map

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The McFarland crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in McFarland 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 McFarland crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In McFarland (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in McFarland, California is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for McFarland are 1.87 times less than the California average and 1.68 times less than the national level. Daily violent crimes in McFarland are 1.02 times less than than California and 1.14 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in McFarland are 2.22 times less than than California and 2.01 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is McFarland (higher is better)

      How safe is McFarland, California compared to other cities in California and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that McFarland is safer than 41% of the cities in California and 31% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in California and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than McFarland. Overall, McFarland is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in McFarland

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in McFarland is 1 in 232
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in McFarland is 1 in 96
      The chance of being a victim of crime in McFarland is 1 in 68
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in McFarland? In McFarland, CA you have a 1 in 232 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 96 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 68 chance of becoming a victim of crime in McFarland.

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

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in McFarland, CA is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in McFarland has increased by 9%, while the property crime rate in McFarland has decreased by 23% year over year. Summing up the numbers, McFarland has decreased by 16% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      McFarland police department

      ItemMcFarlandCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1351,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.03.63.3
      There are a total of 13 McFarland police officers. This results in 1.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 72.3% less than the California average and 69.3% 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
      Alpaugh, CA1,1242481,3091,556
      Richgrove, CA3,0963361,7762,112
      Delano, CA52,5383872,1092,496
      Shafter, CA17,8012592,5082,767
      Earlimart, CA8,6776193,2723,891
      Smith Corner, CA7447133,7674,480
      Cherokee Strip, CA1647133,7674,480
      McFarland, CA13,3914311,0501,481

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Four Corners, TX13,3854212,4042,825
      Fostoria, OH13,3973902,7383,128
      Butler, PA13,3993801,7752,155
      Elfers, FL13,3755383,0563,594
      West Richland, WA13,40798671769
      McFarland, CA13,3914311,0501,481
      Source: The McFarland, 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.