Cave Creek, AZ
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Cave Creek, AZ crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2016 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2017 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2017 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

Cave Creek has an overall crime rate of 12 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 Cave Creek is 1 in 81. How does Cave Creek fare compared to other communities in Arizona of all population sizes? Cave Creek's crime rate is lower than approximately 77% of Arizona communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Cave Creek has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Cave Creek is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Cave Creek 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 Cave Creek.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Cave Creek's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Cave Creek is one in 782.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Cave Creek; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 11 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Cave Creek Crime Data

 

Crime Index

57

(100 is safest)


Safer than 57% of U.S. Cities

Cave Creek Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

7

61

68

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.28

11.14

12.42

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Cave Creek 1.28
Arizona 4.70

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 782

in Cave Creek

1 in 213

in Arizona

Cave Creek VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 5,476
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,250 130,603 332,198 803,007
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.40 1.03 2.49


Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Cave Creek 11.14
Arizona 29.78

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 90

in Cave Creek

1 in 34

in Arizona

Cave Creek Property CRIMES

Population: 5,476
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,515,096 5,638,455 765,484
Rate per 1,000 4.69 17.45 2.37

Cave Creek Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Cave Creek 2
Arizona 31


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