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


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

Crime rate in King City, CA

The 2018 crime rate in King City, CA was 159 (City-Data.com crime index), which was 1.7 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 57.6% of U.S. cities. The 2018 King City crime rate fell by 54% compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 1 - a decrease of 2 compared to 2017. In the last 5 years King City has seen a decrease in violent crime and in property crime.
See how dangerous King City, CA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
King City:

159.2
Greenfield:

222.3
Soledad:

97.3
Gonzales:

91.7
Coalinga:

203.9
Salinas:

359.8
Hollister:

145.1
Paso Robles:

171.1
Del Rey Oaks:

204.0
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in King City by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(8.9)
1
(9.0)
1
(8.9)
2
(17.3)
4
(34.2)
4
(34.2)
1
(7.7)
3
(22.7)
5
(37.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(14.5)
2
(14.2)
3
(21.4)
1
(7.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
3
(26.7)
7
(63.0)
6
(53.4)
5
(43.2)
8
(68.5)
7
(59.8)
9
(69.1)
4
(30.3)
0
(0.0)
4
(30.0)
8
(58.2)
4
(28.3)
9
(64.1)
7
(49.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
12
(106.8)
5
(45.0)
20
(178.0)
13
(112.3)
16
(137.0)
9
(76.9)
5
(38.4)
8
(60.5)
20
(150.8)
6
(45.0)
8
(58.2)
5
(35.4)
2
(14.2)
5
(35.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
21
(186.9)
40
(360.3)
49
(436.1)
52
(449.4)
40
(342.4)
36
(307.6)
55
(422.3)
39
(295.1)
43
(324.3)
45
(337.4)
43
(312.6)
36
(255.1)
43
(306.3)
19
(133.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
184
(1,638)
155
(1,396)
89
(792.0)
96
(829.7)
94
(804.6)
102
(871.5)
111
(852.2)
183
(1,385)
84
(633.5)
120
(899.8)
48
(349.0)
57
(403.9)
71
(505.8)
53
(372.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
378
(3,364)
229
(2,063)
189
(1,682)
181
(1,564)
152
(1,301)
80
(683.5)
113
(867.6)
108
(817.3)
93
(701.4)
94
(704.9)
110
(799.7)
115
(815.0)
72
(512.9)
93
(653.6)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
34
(302.6)
62
(558.4)
70
(622.9)
23
(198.8)
48
(410.9)
23
(196.5)
40
(307.1)
41
(310.3)
24
(181.0)
29
(217.5)
55
(399.9)
64
(453.5)
53
(377.6)
29
(203.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
8
(71.2)
5
(45.0)
4
(35.6)
4
(34.6)
3
(25.7)
3
(25.6)
4
(30.7)
2
(15.1)
2
(15.1)
3
(22.5)
2
(14.5)
3
(21.3)
2
(14.2)
2
(14.1)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)382.0378.9373.7329.3374.0304.9285.5301.3272.4213.6244.0209.8245.7159.2

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 10 registered sex offenders living in King City, California as of February 24, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in King City is 1,369 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


When are crimes committed in King City, CA?

Violent crime rate in 2018
King City:

147.6
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
King City:

267.2
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
King City:

202.0
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
King City:

272.6
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
King City:

221.2
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
King City:

313.0
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
King City:

253.5
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
King City:

314.8
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
King City:

320.4
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
King City:

376.6
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
King City:

358.7
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
King City:

378.2
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
King City:

283.7
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
King City:

191.3
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
King City:

159.7
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
King City:

177.3
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
King City:

259.5
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
King City:

137.8
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
King City:

183.4
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
King City:

189.6
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
King City:

169.8
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
King City:

247.8
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
King City:

188.9
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
King City:

364.4
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
King City:

259.9
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
King City:

238.0
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
King City:

287.6
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
King City:

274.0
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
King City:

335.9
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
King City:

466.1
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
King City:

541.1
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
King City:

506.0
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
King City:

435.3
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
King City:

519.4
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: 17 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.05
California average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 20 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.21
California average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 17 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.92
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 17 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.09
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 13 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.82
California average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 19 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.21
California average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 19 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.21
California average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 20 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.31
California average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 22 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.62
California average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 22 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.63
California average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 22 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.64
California average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 22 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
California average:

2.21

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 16 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
California average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 16 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
California average:

2.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 16 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
California average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 16 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
California average:

2.42

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in King City, CA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 93930.