Top 10 U.S. Metropolitan Statistical Areas By Motor Vehicle Theft Rate, 2017

 

Rank Metropolitan Statistical Area (1) Vehicles stolen Rate (2)
1 Albuquerque, NM 9,989 1,096.82
2 Anchorage, AK 3,274 816.69
3 Pueblo, CO 1,353 812.73
4 Redding, CA 1,352 751.44
5 St. Joseph, MO 952 749.99
6 Bakersfield, CA 6,560 734.50
7 Modesto, CA 3,870 706.33
8 Stockton-Lodi, CA 4,575 613.74
9 Yuba City, CA 1,050 604.56
10 Springfield, MO 2,686 580.92
(1) Metropolitan Statistical Areas are designated by the federal Office of Management and Budget and usually include areas much larger than the cities for which they are named. (2) Rate of vehicle thefts reported per 100,000 people based on the 2017 U.S. Census Population Estimates. Source: National Insurance Crime Bureau.