How safe is Modesto, CA?

The metropolitan area's violent crime rate was higher than the national rate in 2017. Its rate of property crime was higher than the national rate.

Crime Index

Index Score: 6.3 /10

How we calculate this.


Modesto has a higher crime rate than similarly sized metro areas.

Crime Rate 2017

Crime rate is the number of crimes committed per 100,000 people.
Modesto, CA

595.0

Higher than average crime
Metro areas similar to Modesto
Tucson, AZ

499.0

Higher than average crime
Honolulu, HI

246.0

Lower than average crime
Tulsa, OK

565.0

Higher than average crime
Modesto, CA

2934.0

Higher than average crime
Metro areas similar to Modesto
Tucson, AZ

3913.0

Higher than average crime
Honolulu, HI

2774.0

Higher than average crime
Tulsa, OK

3431.0

Higher than average crime

Violent Crime Rate Over Time

Data sourced from the Federal Bureau of Investigation's Uniform Crime Report.