Is Palo Alto, CA safe?

Is Palo Alto safe? Listed below are the safest neighborhoods in Palo Alto for 2021. Rankings are based on total crimes per 100,000 people for each neighborhood when compared to the Palo Alto average. Total crimes include both violent crimes (murder, rape, robbery, assault) and property crimes (burglary, theft, vehicle theft). Total crimes include crime data provided by local law enforcement agencies and if not available, could also include estimates based on various demographic data.

Population 1,477
-75%
Number of Crimes 788 crimes / 100k people
75% less crime than Palo Alto
Population 10,437
-44%
Number of Crimes 1,745 crimes / 100k people
44% less crime than Palo Alto
Population 359
-39%
Number of Crimes 1,875 crimes / 100k people
39% less crime than Palo Alto
Population 144
-38%
Number of Crimes 1,924 crimes / 100k people
38% less crime than Palo Alto
Population 3,564
-38%
Number of Crimes 1,930 crimes / 100k people
38% less crime than Palo Alto
Population 2,403
-37%
Number of Crimes 1,936 crimes / 100k people
37% less crime than Palo Alto
Population 811
-33%
Number of Crimes 2,067 crimes / 100k people
33% less crime than Palo Alto
Population 2,410
-15%
Number of Crimes 2,629 crimes / 100k people
15% less crime than Palo Alto
Population 3,831
-7%
Number of Crimes 2,864 crimes / 100k people
7% less crime than Palo Alto
Population 3,530
-5%
Number of Crimes 2,929 crimes / 100k people
5% less crime than Palo Alto
Population 511
-2%
Number of Crimes 3,035 crimes / 100k people
2% less crime than Palo Alto
Population 4,098
0%
Number of Crimes 3,100 crimes / 100k people
equal to Palo Alto
Population 3,639
5%
Number of Crimes 3,255 crimes / 100k people
5% more crime than Palo Alto
Population 1,487
21%
Number of Crimes 3,755 crimes / 100k people
21% more crime than Palo Alto
Population 953
23%
Number of Crimes 3,808 crimes / 100k people
23% more crime than Palo Alto
Population 2,542
70%
Number of Crimes 5,256 crimes / 100k people
70% more crime than Palo Alto
Population 1,786
221%
Number of Crimes 9,936 crimes / 100k people
221% more crime than Palo Alto
Population 3,521
273%
Number of Crimes 11,535 crimes / 100k people
273% more crime than Palo Alto