Bakersfield, California 

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Crime in Bakersfield, California

Crime is ranked on a scale of 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime)

Bakersfield violent crime is 24.0. (The US average is 22.7)
Bakersfield property crime is 60.0. (The US average is 35.4)

NOTE: Click on the links below to see charts for each crime category.
 Violent Crimes  - Murder  Rape  Robbery  Assault
 Property Crimes  - Burglary  Larceny  Auto Theft



Bakersfield, CA Crime History

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Year Violent Murder Rape Robbery Assault Property Burglary Larceny Auto
2000315.110.111124.5169.44208.610142686.3508.3
2001333.88.713.5128.8182.83741.3808.72474.1458.6
2002418.18.618.3138.6252.64206.8951.12709.9545.8
2003574.19.115.5166.53835347.61021.23570.3756.1
2004710.58.420.4192.2489.55498.61102.63577.1818.9
2005596.911.215.7185.4384.55751.21310.63510.6930
2006528.2814.4184.1321.65337.11250.53227.1859.5
2007615.24.712.9197.3400.35037.91109.73091.2837
20086377.714.7217.1397.54956.41278.32906.3771.7
2009634.38.214.8212.8398.6471611752822.9718
20106319.910.2192.2418.64557.412702551.1736.2
2011530.85.111.1155.9358.74221.11229.12310.5681.5
2012542.39.616196320.84991.314042682.1905.3
20136.611.9195.72994646.61272.62562.3811.6
2014456.74.65.7179.6266.73972.41106.42244.7621.4
2015484.15.919175.22844161.41036.92484.2640.3
2016480.78.417.7162.1292.54524.41026.22693.6804.7
2017479.310.824.1197.6246.94068.4962.12377.8728.6
2018491.4829.3210.3243.84174.41043.82410.5720.2
2019455.18.829.9180.6235.84141.91001.92390.5749.6



Crime in Nearby Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Shafter, CA259.12,507.820,456132019
Arvin, CA898.62,003.621,811162019
McFarland, CA431.51,049.615,529252019
Bear Valley, CA199.7799.05,507262019
Taft, CA711.82,592.29,413272019



Crime in Similar Size Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Long Beach, CA506.22,414.0467,9741182019
Anaheim, CA316.52,333.3353,9151262019
Santa Ana, CA435.52,040.4333,6641302019
Riverside, CA505.92,937.6333,2601352019
Irvine, CA64.21,306.2292,6731362019


Visualize the relationship between violent and property crime in similar size cities.





Reviews for Bakersfield    75 Reviews

Gotta get out of here - 8/27/2021
I have lived here all of my life. 40+ years. It used to be fun and kinda safe but now it is so scary to go outside. We are literally a homeless dumping ground and there... Read More

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It’s better than you may think! - 7/5/2020
I moved here from Seattle 25 years ago, when it had a population of 200,000, and practically the only place to get coffee was a place called “Duke’s Ranch”. Why did I... Read More

Beware of the Lords of Bakersfield - 11/19/2018
I've been in this area almost 50 years. I have encountered two classes of people here: the salt of the earth, give you the shirt off their backs and THE LORDS OF... Read More


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