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Crime rate in Atascadero, California (CA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Atascadero, CA compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Atascadero, CA

The 2018 crime rate in Atascadero, CA was 163 (City-Data.com crime index), which was 1.7 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 58.7% of U.S. cities. The 2018 Atascadero crime rate fell by 5% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Atascadero has seen an increase in violent crime and a decrease in property crime.
See how dangerous Atascadero, CA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Atascadero:

163.1
Paso Robles:

171.1
Morro Bay:

145.2
San Luis Obispo:

332.2
Pismo Beach:

362.0
Grover Beach:

168.5
Arroyo Grande:

111.9
Guadalupe:

82.3
Santa Maria:

253.2
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Atascadero by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.6)
1
(3.5)
1
(3.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
12
(43.9)
2
(7.3)
11
(40.1)
13
(46.1)
11
(38.4)
10
(35.1)
11
(38.4)
21
(72.9)
12
(41.5)
12
(41.0)
11
(37.5)
11
(36.5)
8
(26.1)
15
(48.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
10
(36.6)
13
(47.5)
8
(29.1)
15
(53.2)
10
(34.9)
8
(28.1)
8
(27.9)
10
(34.7)
24
(82.9)
8
(27.3)
15
(51.2)
7
(23.2)
18
(58.7)
9
(29.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
91
(332.9)
57
(208.2)
86
(313.1)
52
(184.4)
43
(150.0)
61
(214.3)
48
(167.6)
161
(558.5)
60
(207.3)
52
(177.7)
64
(218.3)
64
(212.6)
81
(264.2)
75
(244.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
118
(431.6)
130
(474.9)
140
(509.7)
156
(553.2)
121
(422.0)
152
(533.9)
165
(576.1)
160
(555.1)
119
(411.2)
102
(348.5)
119
(405.9)
109
(362.0)
96
(313.1)
63
(205.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
431
(1,577)
496
(1,812)
400
(1,456)
354
(1,255)
380
(1,325)
435
(1,528)
502
(1,753)
451
(1,565)
400
(1,382)
317
(1,083)
323
(1,102)
345
(1,146)
395
(1,288)
330
(1,074)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
58
(212.2)
35
(127.9)
25
(91.0)
34
(120.6)
31
(108.1)
33
(115.9)
35
(122.2)
47
(163.1)
25
(86.4)
29
(99.1)
33
(112.6)
47
(156.1)
27
(88.1)
35
(113.9)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(7.3)
6
(21.9)
18
(65.5)
3
(10.6)
10
(34.9)
5
(17.6)
3
(10.5)
9
(31.2)
7
(24.2)
3
(10.3)
5
(17.1)
6
(19.9)
3
(9.8)
3
(9.8)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)222.9177.7211.9195.4169.3187.2192.8294.9197.4152.2170.5169.0171.8163.1

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of California and other state lists, there were 35 registered sex offenders living in Atascadero, California as of January 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Atascadero is 856 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Atascadero:

185.6
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Atascadero:

187.5
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Atascadero:

161.1
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Atascadero:

172.3
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Atascadero:

143.5
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Atascadero:

193.5
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Atascadero:

369.5
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Atascadero:

136.2
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Atascadero:

156.3
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Atascadero:

137.8
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Atascadero:

172.0
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Atascadero:

218.5
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Atascadero:

135.2
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Atascadero:

228.6
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Atascadero:

193.0
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Atascadero:

123.4
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Atascadero:

167.2
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Atascadero:

111.8
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Atascadero:

140.2
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Atascadero:

153.1
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Atascadero:

153.2
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Atascadero:

138.7
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Atascadero:

164.3
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Atascadero:

213.7
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Atascadero:

221.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Atascadero:

200.6
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Atascadero:

166.9
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Atascadero:

191.5
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Atascadero:

188.4
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Atascadero:

204.8
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Atascadero:

197.0
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Atascadero:

196.9
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Atascadero:

243.0
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Atascadero:

238.8
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 36 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.78
California average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 37 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.91
California average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 38 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.93
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 37 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.92
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 37 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.92
California average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 37 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.97
California average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 36 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.90
California average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 37 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.94
California average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 35 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.91
California average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 38 (27 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.94
California average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 40 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.99
California average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 42 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.06
California average:

2.21

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 43 (28 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.06
California average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 38 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.10
California average:

2.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 39 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.14
California average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 38 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.10
California average:

2.42

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Atascadero, CA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 93422, 93465.