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Total crime 37%
Violent crime 47%
Property crime 53%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Data from local enforcement agencies is analyzed and algorithms are applied to estimate the number of crimes in the area.
StatisticReportedincidentsPacific Heights/100k peopleSan Francisco/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime43,5333,204 (estimate)4,9382,5812,346
Murder48n/a5.45.66.5
Rape198n/a22.534.238.4
Robbery2,388n/a270.9113.673.9
Assault2,162n/a245.3288.7279.7
Violent crime4,796206 (estimate)544442388
Burglary7,452n/a845.4369.7314.2
Theft25,319n/a2,872.21,341.71,398.0
Vehicle theft5,966n/a676.8427.6246.0
Property crime38,7372,998 (estimate)4,3942,1391,958

Key findings

  • Pacific Heights crime rates are 37% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Pacific Heights are 47% lower than the national average
  • In Pacific Heights you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Pacific Heights is safer than 59% of the cities in California
  • Year over year crime in San Francisco has decreased by 20%

Pacific Heights crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Pacific Heights (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Pacific Heights

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Pacific Heights is 1 in 486
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Pacific Heights is 1 in 34
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Pacific Heights is 1 in 32

      Year Over Year Crime In San Francisco (per 100,000 people)

      San Francisco police department

      ItemPacific HeightsSan FranciscoCalifornia
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a2,59951,506
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.23.6

      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Woodacre, CA1,54262300362
      Bolinas, CA1,28162300362
      Orinda, CA18,93630644674
      Kentfield, CA6,907144696839
      Strawberry, CA5,689144696839
      Corte Madera, CA9,694155751906
      San Anselmo, CA12,623168815983
      San Francisco, CA850,2825444,3944,938

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Indianapolis, IN846,6748713,5704,441
      Jacksonville, FL856,6166982,8713,569
      Columbus, OH837,0385563,1303,686
      Fort Worth, TX815,9305412,7333,274
      Charlotte, NC808,8348363,2404,077
      San Francisco, CA850,2825444,3944,938
      Source: The Pacific Heights, San Francisco, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.