Reported Annual Crime In Orange

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 peopleOrange/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,802n/a (estimate)1,9852,9462,756
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOrange/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder4n/a2.84.65.3
Rape12n/a8.537.241.7
Robbery64n/a45.3143.298.0
Assault138n/a97.8264.2248.9
Violent crime218n/a (estimate)154449394
Burglary489n/a346.5446.9430.4
Theft1,754n/a1,242.81,623.91,694.4
Vehicle theft341n/a241.6425.9237.4
Property crime2,584n/a (estimate)1,8312,4972,362

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A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Orange, CA is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 33% lower than the average of crimes committed in California. It is also 28% lower than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Orange, CA shows a crime rate that is 66% lower than the California average. The crime rate is also 61% lower than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Orange, CA is shown to be 27% lower than the California average and 22% lower than the national average.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Orange is 28% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.44 daily crimes that occur in Orange.
  • Orange is safer than 58% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Orange you have a 1 in 51 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Orange has decreased by 9%.

Compare Orange, CA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Orange (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Orange, CA per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for California and on a national level. In Orange, CA the total number of daily crimes is 1.48 times less than the California average and 1.39 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Orange, CA is 2.91 times less than the California average and 2.55 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Orange, CA has a daily crime rate that is 1.36 times less than the California average and 1.29 times less than the national average.

How Safe is Orange (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Orange, CA compared to every other city in California as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Orange, CA ranks safer than 75% of every city located within California along with 58% 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. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Orange, CA. As a result, Orange, CA is ranked above average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Orange

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Orange is 1 in 648
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Orange is 1 in 55
The chance of being a victim of crime in Orange is 1 in 51
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Orange, CA? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Orange, CA, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 648. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 55 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Orange, CA is 1 in 51.

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

Determining whether Orange, CA is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Orange, CA has increased by 26% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 11% year over year. Total crimes for Orange, CA has decreased by 9% in the same time frame.

Orange police department

ItemOrangeCaliforniaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)21651,506558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.53.63.3
There are a total of 216 Orange police officers. This results in 1.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 57.2% less than the California average and 52.4% less than the National average.

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
Laguna Woods, CA16,34725779803
Aliso Viejo, CA50,21985758843
Las Flores, CA5,671146812958
Lake Forest, CA80,6581588991,057
Yorba Linda, CA67,362651,0361,102
Mission Viejo, CA96,1781041,0001,104
Rossmoor, CA10,9331719511,122
Orange, CA139,9191541,8311,985

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Pasadena, CA140,2684022,0622,463
Fullerton, CA139,4912072,7902,997
Killeen, TX138,7457662,8163,582
Dayton, OH141,1438794,3405,219
McAllen, TX138,4751442,7802,924
Orange, CA139,9191541,8311,985
Source: The Orange, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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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