Select a New Section:


Download .xls


Lancaster, California, violent crime, on a scale from 1 (low crime) to 100, is 48. Violent crime is composed of four offenses: murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault. The US average is 41.4.

Lancaster, California, property crime, on a scale from 1 (low) to 100, is 34. Property crime includes the offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson. The object of the theft-type offenses is the taking of money or property, but there is no force or threat of force against the victims. The US average is 43.5.

  CRIMELancaster, CaliforniaUnited States
  Violent Crime  48.131.1
  Property Crime  33.838.1


Please Sign up or Log In to use maps.


re: Horrible place to live - 11/24/2010
I'll just say this... I've lived in this place for almost my entire life and I have not encountered one, single, thing you've mentioned. There recently have been fires... (read more)
re: Wow, some of these reviews are hilarious! - 6/
Saw your review and had to say something. Personally I been in the area for 6 years and I know what is up. I suggest you take your family for a ride down Sierra Highway... (read more)
Wow, some of these reviews are hilarious!
I am humored by the way that some people describe Lancaster. They make it sound like some post-apocalyptic warzone. Lancaster is actually a very decent... (read more)
To See All Comments for Lancaster Click Here

re: Best to live somewhere else - 4/3/2014
You are absolutely correct. I think some who have posted positive reviews of this place were paid to or work for the city. Anyone who claims this ghetto depressing city... (read more)
By FAR the Worst Place I Have Lived
Not only is Lancaster the worst place I have ever lived, it is the worst place I have ever been to. I moved there from Seattle, WA in 2013 and lived there for a year and... (read more)
Excellent Place Work-Wise for Aviation Enthusiasts
Lived here for the past 13 years working for the government. Excellent area job-wise for Engineers and Aviation enthusiasts since this is an area rich in Flight test... (read more)
To See All Comments for Lancaster Click Here

Side-by-Side Comparison

Compare Lancaster, California to any other place in the USA.

Select a New Section: