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Crime rate in Goleta, California (CA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, crime map


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

Crime rate in Goleta, CA

The 2018 crime rate in Goleta, CA is 96 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.9 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 36.9% U.S. cities. The 2018 Goleta crime rate fell by 22% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Goleta has seen increasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Goleta, CA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Goleta:

95.5
Santa Barbara:

267.9
Carpinteria:

111.4
Solvang:

75.5
Buellton:

58.0
Ojai:

71.3
Ventura:

273.0
Lompoc:

259.2
Oxnard:

242.0
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Goleta by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
7
(23.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.2)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
7
(24.7)
1
(3.4)
4
(13.7)
2
(6.8)
1
(3.4)
5
(16.9)
4
(13.2)
4
(13.2)
7
(23.0)
3
(9.8)
9
(29.0)
8
(25.7)
3
(9.7)
4
(12.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
12
(42.3)
11
(37.1)
13
(44.5)
6
(20.3)
10
(33.9)
11
(37.2)
8
(26.5)
8
(26.3)
9
(29.6)
1
(3.3)
12
(38.7)
8
(25.7)
18
(58.1)
10
(32.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
24
(84.6)
21
(70.9)
36
(123.1)
16
(54.1)
40
(135.7)
41
(138.5)
28
(92.6)
38
(125.1)
27
(88.8)
31
(101.1)
26
(83.8)
21
(67.4)
29
(93.5)
28
(89.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
141
(497.0)
118
(398.2)
89
(304.3)
103
(348.5)
121
(410.6)
121
(408.7)
98
(324.1)
129
(424.6)
137
(450.6)
121
(394.5)
110
(354.7)
92
(295.4)
101
(325.8)
75
(239.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
325
(1,146)
259
(874.1)
255
(872.0)
263
(890.0)
280
(950.1)
277
(935.7)
268
(886.3)
368
(1,211)
301
(990.1)
283
(922.8)
305
(983.5)
364
(1,169)
318
(1,026)
233
(744.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
20
(70.5)
23
(77.6)
33
(112.8)
20
(67.7)
8
(27.1)
9
(30.4)
17
(56.2)
26
(85.6)
13
(42.8)
18
(58.7)
34
(109.6)
28
(89.9)
32
(103.2)
44
(140.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(7.1)
2
(6.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.4)
5
(17.0)
1
(3.4)
1
(3.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.3)
3
(9.8)
2
(6.4)
1
(3.2)
3
(9.7)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index135.6144.3114.187.7109.0120.899.7128.5119.698.2124.5116.4122.495.5

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. 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 41 registered sex offenders living in Goleta, California as of October 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Goleta is 760 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Goleta:

73.5
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Goleta:

91.9
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Goleta:

72.2
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Goleta:

90.3
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Goleta:

62.0
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Goleta:

82.2
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Goleta:

88.9
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Goleta:

72.8
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Goleta:

104.7
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Goleta:

88.2
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Goleta:

44.0
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Goleta:

97.5
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Goleta:

104.6
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Goleta:

88.1
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Goleta:

85.3
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Goleta:

73.9
U.S. Average:

262.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Goleta:

106.3
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Goleta:

131.9
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Goleta:

131.0
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Goleta:

136.6
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Goleta:

133.8
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Goleta:

146.0
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Goleta:

158.3
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Goleta:

117.6
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Goleta:

133.1
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Goleta:

133.7
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Goleta:

124.4
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Goleta:

121.4
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Goleta:

135.0
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Goleta:

167.3
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Goleta:

155.4
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Goleta:

128.6
U.S. Average:

334.1
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

Zip codes: 93111.