Safford, AZ Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
314
Total Crimes
3,251.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
26.60%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Safford, AZ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Safford is 3,251.5 per 100,000 people. That's 26.60% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 3.17% higher 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.

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Safford SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Safford
/ 100k People
Arizona
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 314 3,251.5 3,151.7 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 5.1 5.0
Robbery 3 31.1 91.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 29 300.3 328.1 246.8
Violent Crime 32 331.4 474.9 368.9
Burglary 46 476.3 439.7 376.0
Larceny 219 2,267.8 1,970.3 1,594.6
Car Theft 17 176.0 266.9 228.9
Property Crime 282 2,920.2 2,676.8 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Safford

32
Violent Crimes
331.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-10.17%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 301.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Safford each year. That compares to a 1 in 210.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Safford is 331.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -10.17% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -30.22% lower than the Arizona violent crime rate of 474.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Safford

282
Property Crimes
2,920.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
32.76%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 34.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Safford each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Safford is 2,920.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 32.76% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 9.09% higher than the Arizona property crime rate of 2,676.8 per 100,000 people.

Safford 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 Safford

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Thatcher, AZ 5,048 70 1,386.7 1,386.7 0.0
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