Black Canyon City, AZ
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Black Canyon City, AZ crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

Black Canyon City has an overall crime rate of 16 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Black Canyon City is 1 in 63. How does Black Canyon City fare compared to other communities in Arizona of all population sizes? Black Canyon City's crime rate is lower than approximately 69% of Arizona communities.

How does the crime rate in Black Canyon City compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Black Canyon City with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Black Canyon City's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Black Canyon City does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Black Canyon City.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Black Canyon City occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Black Canyon City; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 328. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Black Canyon City; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 13 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Black Canyon City Crime Data

 

Crime Index

47

(100 is safest)


Safer than 47% of U.S. Cities

Black Canyon City Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

9

38

47

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.05

12.88

15.93

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Black Canyon City 3.05
Arizona 4.10

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 328

in Black Canyon City

1 in 244

in Arizona

Black Canyon City VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 2,950
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Black Canyon City 12.88
Arizona 30.33

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 78

in Black Canyon City

1 in 33

in Arizona

Black Canyon City Property CRIMES

Population: 2,950
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Black Canyon City Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Black Canyon City 2
Arizona 31

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