Hermosa Beach, CA Crime


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Hermosa Beach, California, a small coastal city known for its beautiful beaches and bustling nightlife, has a relatively low crime rate compared to the national average. According to , the violent crime rate in Hermosa Beach is 13.3, significantly lower than the US average of 22.7. This means that residents and visitors to the city can feel relatively safe and secure. However, property crime, such as theft and burglary, is slightly higher in Hermosa Beach at 41.3, compared to the national average of 35.4. This may be attributed to the city's attractive and affluent population, making it a target for property crimes. Despite this, Hermosa Beach remains a popular and desirable destination for tourists and locals alike, with its charming atmosphere and relatively low crime rate.

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

Hermosa Beach violent crime is 13.3. (The US average is 22.7)
Hermosa Beach property crime is 41.3. (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
Hermosa Beach, CA Crime History
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Year Violent Murder Rape Robbery Assault Property Burglary Larceny Auto
2000295.7031.167.4197.13465.4679.62485300.9
2001470.6047.689.9333.13410.7650.42448.3312
2002353.3015.688.3249.43584.8742.92488.6353.3
2003415.75.130.877302.83310.6790.42289.2231
2004320.6025.496.7198.42737.5697.11826.7213.7
2005244.15.125.450.8162.72852.5935.61708.4208.5
2006330.4050.886.4193.12957.9772.52002.4183
2007340.506196.61832805.4548.92083.8172.8
2008353.6030.7128.1194.72608.5563.71896.2148.6
2009427.2046.3154.4226.43679.7761.72696.7221.3
2010206.1030.997.977.32849.3551.32179.5118.5
2011314.25.135.581.1192.63065.6658.72280.2126.7
2012272.3045.490.8136.23419.1695.92491.2232
2013020.130.285.62764.6599.31989.1176.3
2014186.2035.255.495.62732.4523.32048161
2015220.203560125.12927605.42116.5205.1
2016235.8550.270.2110.42704.5426.52127.4150.5
2017141.2020.235.385.72974.4584.82147.6242
2018152015.225.3111.52416.8658.71601.1157.1
2019262.103646.2179.92307.3498.51675.2133.6

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City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
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Manhattan Beach, CA154.62,391.636,90722019
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per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Manhattan Beach, CA154.62,391.636,90722019
Lawndale, CA381.71,254.931,30132019
El Segundo, CA490.23,736.516,93242019
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Homes for sale in this beautiful city are in the $1million + range and go up to $16 million for a home on The Strand. So much good to say about Hermosa Beach. Please  More

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Over 11 years ago

Wonderful place to live for mild weather, entertainment, and clean  More

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The weather is perfect, the people are very kind, there is virtually no crime, so many things to do no matter what your interests, everyone is fit and active, great  More

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