Bullhead City, AZ
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The crime rate in Bullhead City is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 36 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Bullhead City is 1 in 28. Based on FBI crime data, Bullhead City is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Arizona, Bullhead City has a crime rate that is higher than 78% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Bullhead City to other communities of similar population, then Bullhead City crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Bullhead City does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Bullhead 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 Bullhead City.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Bullhead 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 Bullhead City; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 403. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Bullhead City's rate for property crime is 34 per one thousand population. This makes Bullhead City a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Bullhead City is one in 30.

Bullhead City Crime Data

 

Crime Index

14

(100 is safest)


Safer than 14% of U.S. Cities

Bullhead City Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

98

1,324

1,422

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.48

33.57

36.05

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Bullhead City 2.48
Arizona 4.10

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 403

in Bullhead City

1 in 244

in Arizona

Bullhead City VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 39,445
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 1 18 78
Rate per 1,000 0.03 0.03 0.46 1.98

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
Bullhead City 33.57
Arizona 30.33

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 30

in Bullhead City

1 in 33

in Arizona

Bullhead City Property CRIMES

Population: 39,445
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 256 977 91
Rate per 1,000 6.49 24.77 2.31

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

Bullhead City Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Bullhead City 24
Arizona 31