Reported Annual Crime In South El Monte

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSouth El Monte/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime805n/a (estimate)3,8312,9462,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSouth El Monte/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder2n/a9.54.65.3
Rape4n/a19.037.241.7
Robbery35n/a166.6143.298.0
Assault80n/a380.7264.2248.9
Violent crime121n/a (estimate)576449383
Burglary169n/a804.3446.9430.4
Theft314n/a1,494.41,623.91,694.4
Vehicle theft201n/a956.6425.9237.4
Property crime684n/a (estimate)3,2552,4972,362

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The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in South El Monte, CA. These figures on reported criminal activity in South El Monte, CA, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in South El Monte, CA is 30% higher than the average of the whole of the state of California, and when compared with the national average, is 40% higher than. When looking at violent crimes, South El Monte, CA has 28% higher than violent crime rate than California average, while remaining 50% higher than the national average. In property crime, South El Monte, CA is 30% higher than the average of California and is 38% higher than the national average.
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The South El Monte crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in South El Monte 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 South El Monte crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in South El Monte is 40% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 10.5 daily crimes that occur in South El Monte.
  • South El Monte is safer than 14% of the cities in the United States.
  • In South El Monte you have a 1 in 27 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in South El Monte has increased by 2%.

Compare South El Monte, CA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In South El Monte (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in South El Monte, CA for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for California as well as those across America as a whole. The South El Monte, CA total amount of daily offenses is 1.30 times more than the California average and 1.40 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in South El Monte, CA is 1.28 times more than the California average, and it is 1.50 times more than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that South El Monte, CA has a daily crime figure that is 1.30 times more than the California average and 1.38 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is South El Monte (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of South El Monte, CA compared to every other city in California as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that South El Monte, CA ranks safer than 16% of every city located within California along with 14% 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 South El Monte, CA. As a result, South El Monte, CA is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in South El Monte

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in South El Monte is 1 in 174
The chance of being a victim of property crime in South El Monte is 1 in 31
The chance of being a victim of crime in South El Monte is 1 in 27
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in South El Monte, CA? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In South El Monte, CA, you have a 1 in 174 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 31. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in South El Monte, CA is 1 in 27.

Year Over Year Crime In South El Monte (per 100,000 people)

Determining whether South El Monte, 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. South El Monte, CA has decreased by 5% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has increased by 4% year over year. Total crimes for South El Monte, CA has increased by 2% in the same time frame.

South El Monte police department

ItemSouth El MonteCaliforniaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a51,506558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.63.3

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
San Pasqual, CA2,01770392462
Rose Hills, CA3,033101562663
Bradbury, CA95492646738
Sierra Madre, CA11,067729751,047
East Pasadena, CA6,1591618931,054
Yorba Linda, CA67,362651,0361,102
Cudahy, CA24,1063068861,193
South El Monte, CA20,5665763,2553,831

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Arvin, CA20,5621,0712,1183,188
Union City, GA20,5601,22410,94112,165
Chambersburg, PA20,5762702,8953,165
Ypsilanti, MI20,5778652,8493,715
Silverdale, WA20,5463183,3253,643
South El Monte, CA20,5665763,2553,831
Source: The South El Monte, 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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