Reported Annual Crime In Downtown

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.
StatisticReportedincidentsDowntown/100k peopleSan Mateo/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,3939,688 (estimate)2,2772,9462,745
StatisticReportedincidentsDowntown/100k peopleSan Mateo/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.65.3
Rape19n/a18.137.241.7
Robbery64n/a60.9143.298.0
Assault185n/a176.0264.2248.9
Violent crime2681,599 (estimate)255449383
Burglary706n/a671.8446.9430.4
Theft1,231n/a1,171.41,623.91,694.4
Vehicle theft188n/a178.9425.9237.4
Property crime2,1258,089 (estimate)2,0222,4972,362

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The Downtown crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Downtown as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Downtown crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Downtown is 253% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 26.54 daily crimes that occur in Downtown.
  • Downtown is safer than 3% of the cities in the California.
  • In Downtown you have a 1 in 11 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in San Mateo has increased by 3%.

Compare San Mateo, CA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Downtown (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Downtown (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Downtown

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Downtown is 1 in 63
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Downtown is 1 in 13
The chance of being a victim of crime in Downtown is 1 in 11

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

San Mateo police department

ItemDowntownSan MateoCalifornia
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a13751,506
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a1.43.6

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
Ladera, CA1,51463350413
Montara, CA2,89570392462
Loyola, CA3,42586476561
Moss Beach, CA3,70686476561
West Menlo Park, CA3,83086476561
Hillsborough, CA11,31269607676
Los Altos Hills, CA8,37623688711
San Mateo, CA102,2242552,0222,277

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Sandy Springs, GA102,2121172,1002,217
Clovis, CA102,1482242,6702,894
Davenport, IA102,3057285,0935,821
Lewisville, TX102,3272642,0092,273
Rialto, CA102,4183841,6202,003
San Mateo, CA102,2242552,0222,277
Source: The Downtown, San Mateo, 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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