Maricopa, AZ Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
582
Total Crimes
1,196.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-53.43%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Maricopa, AZ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Maricopa is 1,196.1 per 100,000 people. That's -53.43% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -62.05% lower than the Arizona total crime rate of 3,151.7 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

Maricopa SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
3

How Does Maricopa Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Maricopa
/ 100k People
Arizona
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 582 1,196.1 3,151.7 2,568.4
Murder 1 2.1 5.1 5.0
Robbery 7 14.4 91.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 72 148.0 328.1 246.8
Violent Crime 93 191.1 474.9 368.9
Burglary 57 117.1 439.7 376.0
Larceny 399 820.0 1,970.3 1,594.6
Car Theft 33 67.8 266.9 228.9
Property Crime 489 1,004.9 2,676.8 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Maricopa

93
Violent Crimes
191.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-48.19%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 523.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Maricopa each year. That compares to a 1 in 210.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Maricopa is 191.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -48.19% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -59.76% lower than the Arizona violent crime rate of 474.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Maricopa

489
Property Crimes
1,004.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
-54.31%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 99.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Maricopa each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Maricopa is 1,004.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -54.31% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -62.46% lower than the Arizona property crime rate of 2,676.8 per 100,000 people.

Maricopa Crime Compared To Arizona Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Arizona.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Maricopa

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Chandler, AZ 255,986 6,036 2,357.9 2,121.2 236.7
Goodyear, AZ 82,159 2,284 2,780.0 2,532.9 247.1
Santa Cruz, CA 65,680 3,295 5,016.7 4,423.0 593.8
Casa Grande, AZ 56,479 1,824 3,229.5 2,616.9 612.6
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