Annual Crime In Woodland (2018)

Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
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 peopleWoodland/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,822n/a (estimate)3,0032,8282,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWoodland/100k peopleCalifornia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a1.64.45.0
Rape16n/a26.439.242.6
Robbery67n/a110.4137.386.2
Assault136n/a224.1266.5246.8
Violent crime220n/a (estimate)363447381
Burglary252n/a415.3416.2376.0
Theft1,146n/a1,888.61,571.81,594.6
Vehicle theft204n/a336.2392.4228.9
Property crime1,602n/a (estimate)2,6402,3802,200

Key findings

  • Woodland crime rates are 16% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Woodland are 5% lower than the national average
  • In Woodland you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Woodland is safer than 28% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Woodland has increased by 2%

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Compare Woodland, CA Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Woodland (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Woodland for every 100,000 residents. The Woodland total amount of daily crime is 1.06 times more than the California average and 1.16 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Woodland, is 1.23 times less than the California average, and it is 1.05 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Woodland has a daily crime average that is 1.11 times more than the California average and 1.20 times more than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Woodland (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Woodland compared to every other city in California, as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Woodland ranks safer than 35% of every city located within California along with 28% 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. As a result, Woodland, CA is ranked below average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Woodland

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Woodland is 1 in 276
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Woodland is 1 in 38
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Woodland is 1 in 34
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Woodland? In Woodland, you have a 1 in 276 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 38. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Woodland, CA is 1 in 34.

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

      A good indicator of whether Woodland is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in Woodland has decreased by 1%, while the property crime rate in Woodland has increased by 3% year over year. The number of total crimes in Woodland has increased by 2% year over year.

      Woodland police department

      ItemWoodlandCaliforniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)7351,506558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.33.63.3
      There are a total of 73 Woodland police officers. This results in 1.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 64.1% less than the California average and 60.1% less than the National average.

      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Monument Hills, CA1,864104554658
      Knights Landing, CA1,2402491,3271,576
      Winters, CA6,9741221,6011,723
      Esparto, CA3,6182981,5851,883
      Davis, CA66,8861682,4322,601
      West Sacramento, CA51,3864152,6043,019
      Yolo, CA4486003,1933,793
      Woodland, CA57,5523632,6403,003

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Bowie, MD57,6331351,3761,511
      Coconut Creek, FL57,7311431,6501,793
      San Marcos, TX57,7433982,1392,536
      Fountainebleau, FL57,3575303,1423,672
      Arcadia, CA57,7551282,4012,529
      Woodland, CA57,5523632,6403,003
      Source: The Woodland, CA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.