Santa Barbara, California 

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Crime in Santa Barbara, California

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

Santa Barbara violent crime is 18.2. (The US average is 22.7)
Santa Barbara property crime is 42.4. (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



Santa Barbara, CA Crime History

*Closest City
Year Violent Murder Rape Robbery Assault Property Burglary Larceny Auto
2000517.13.44265.84062874.8563.62187.5123.6
2001573.23.229.8112.7427.52559.5471.11937.5151
2002541.23.142.889.8405.42668.3648.81865.9153.6
2003622.21.14186.4493.83505.3701.92591.9211.5
2004699044.898.6555.63058.2712.52116.1229.6
2005636.7035.286.4515.13347.4773.22342.2231.9
2006528.41.238.1118.8370.42864.8627.62054.8182.3
2007522.72.351.7112.8355.92674.4676.51804193.8
2008573.52.330.3136.4404.52928568.82227.5131.7
2009499.33.533.8127.2334.83365.8711.72538.6115.5
2010396.73.532.6107253.62940.7566.52255.5118.7
2011356.6041.489.4225.83081.1604.82374.5101.7
2012403.9059105.7239.23466.1620.92697.2148
20132.235.691.1273.32966.55102323.2133.3
2014332.31.142.961.6226.72628.5499.52027.7101.2
2015395.11.167.582.7243.82957.2407.12404.3145.8
2016429.109488.6246.43307.44682624.3215.1
2017407.5072.486.5248.62701.4353.52127.4220.5
20184481.183.196.1267.72518.6281.82044.7192.2
2019436.12.278.589.42662309.3276.91838.3194.1



Crime in Nearby Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Goleta, CA129.31,645.731,00092019
Carpinteria, CA81.41,147.013,865122019
Ojai, CA106.7986.87,603272019
Ventura, CA410.42,660.5110,006282019
Solvang, CA167.71,140.65,307282019



Crime in Similar Size Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Camarillo, CA83.31,173.468,072412019
Santa Monica, CA724.74,326.592,935752019
Hawthorne, CA728.51,700.989,299852019
Redondo Beach, CA237.12,030.463,999852019
Gardena, CA541.52,008.954,428882019


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





Reviews for Santa Barbara    51 Reviews

ONCE BEAUTIFUL, NOW RUINED - 10/19/2021
I moved to Santa Barbara around 23 years ago to study at Brooks, which like most of the Santa Barbara that I knew—has been destroyed. Homelessness, drugs, gangs, high... Read More

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Beautiful and friendly - 3/24/2021
I fell in love with Santa Barbara about thirty years ago and finally moved here a few years ago. Because of the price of homes, it is an expensive place to live. The... Read More

A once great town goes downhill - 3/13/2021
If you like high crime, paying a $4,500 a month mortgage and crazy high taxes, this is the place for you. It’s too bad because it wasn’t always like this. When I moved... Read More


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93101 93105 93103 93110 93109


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