The chance of becoming a victim of a violent or property crime in Escondido is 1 in 45. According to FBI crime data, Escondido is not one of the safest communities in the United States. Compared to California, Escondido has a crime rate higher than 61% of cities and towns in the state of all sizes. The ads help us keep CrimeGrade free to use. Considering only the crime rate, Escondido is safer than the California state average and as safe as the national average.
Most of them sat just outside of downtown, with others on the east side of town, along Escondido Creek and Escondido Creek Bikeway.