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


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

Crime rate in Morgan Hill, CA

The 2018 crime rate in Morgan Hill, CA is 112 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.4 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 42.8% U.S. cities. The 2018 Morgan Hill crime rate fell by 5% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Morgan Hill has seen decline of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Morgan Hill, CA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Morgan Hill:

112.3
Gilroy:

265.5
Watsonville:

255.4
San Jose:

280.9
Los Gatos:

82.7
Capitola:

304.0
Campbell:

246.2
Monte Sereno:

31.1
Scotts Valley:

138.2
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Morgan Hill by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(2.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
11
(31.3)
5
(14.2)
14
(38.4)
7
(18.4)
13
(33.7)
9
(23.1)
8
(20.9)
11
(28.3)
11
(27.6)
3
(7.2)
4
(9.3)
3
(6.8)
1
(2.2)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
16
(45.6)
10
(28.4)
23
(63.2)
21
(55.2)
25
(64.8)
9
(23.1)
16
(41.7)
13
(33.5)
10
(25.1)
21
(50.5)
16
(37.1)
21
(47.7)
18
(39.8)
17
(36.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
32
(91.1)
45
(128.0)
47
(129.1)
53
(139.3)
50
(129.6)
36
(92.3)
17
(44.4)
26
(67.0)
41
(102.7)
41
(98.6)
50
(115.9)
58
(131.8)
53
(117.1)
34
(73.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
244
(694.8)
170
(483.4)
165
(453.1)
165
(433.6)
141
(365.6)
146
(374.5)
138
(360.1)
157
(404.3)
162
(405.9)
119
(286.2)
100
(231.7)
111
(252.2)
92
(203.2)
125
(270.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
728
(2,073)
704
(2,002)
632
(1,736)
506
(1,330)
427
(1,107)
430
(1,103)
470
(1,226)
464
(1,195)
416
(1,042)
372
(894.6)
520
(1,205)
418
(949.7)
507
(1,120)
501
(1,086)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
86
(244.9)
114
(324.2)
90
(247.2)
93
(244.4)
71
(184.1)
66
(169.3)
82
(213.9)
74
(190.6)
98
(245.6)
121
(291.0)
110
(254.9)
113
(256.7)
123
(271.7)
114
(247.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
21
(59.8)
31
(88.2)
N/A25
(65.7)
15
(38.9)
16
(41.0)
13
(33.9)
18
(46.4)
2
(5.0)
6
(14.4)
3
(7.0)
1
(2.3)
2
(4.4)
1
(2.2)
City-Data.com crime index213.8185.3196.4162.2162.1127.7134.7137.4144.9119.7131.2122.3117.9112.3

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 62 registered sex offenders living in Morgan Hill, California as of November 23, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Morgan Hill is 687 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.


When are crimes committed in Morgan Hill, CA?

Violent crime rate in 2018
Morgan Hill:

59.6
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Morgan Hill:

80.6
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Morgan Hill:

96.6
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Morgan Hill:

90.4
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Morgan Hill:

81.8
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Morgan Hill:

96.5
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Morgan Hill:

78.5
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Morgan Hill:

69.1
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Morgan Hill:

80.8
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Morgan Hill:

136.1
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Morgan Hill:

115.6
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Morgan Hill:

134.6
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Morgan Hill:

92.4
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Morgan Hill:

105.4
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Morgan Hill:

82.0
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Morgan Hill:

100.1
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Morgan Hill:

122.1
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Morgan Hill:

145.5
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Morgan Hill:

137.4
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Morgan Hill:

136.4
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Morgan Hill:

144.8
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Morgan Hill:

145.6
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Morgan Hill:

170.1
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Morgan Hill:

169.2
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Morgan Hill:

165.4
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Morgan Hill:

155.4
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Morgan Hill:

156.1
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Morgan Hill:

189.9
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Morgan Hill:

214.5
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Morgan Hill:

245.4
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Morgan Hill:

279.4
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Morgan Hill:

234.3
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Morgan Hill:

270.4
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Morgan Hill:

230.8
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: 59 (38 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.82
California average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 60 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.86
California average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 59 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.89
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 60 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.93
California average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 57 (38 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.91
California average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 52 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.88
California average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 51 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.90
California average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 50 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.89
California average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 53 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.92
California average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 54 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.96
California average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 56 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.97
California average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 52 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.96
California average:

2.21

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 49 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.95
California average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 52 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.01
California average:

2.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 46 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.89
California average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 50 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.98
California average:

2.42

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Morgan Hill, CA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 95037, 95046.