Chandler, AZ
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Chandler, 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 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 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

The crime rate in Chandler is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 23 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 Chandler is 1 in 43. Based on FBI crime data, Chandler is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Arizona, Chandler has a crime rate that is higher than 61% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Chandler has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Chandler 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 Chandler 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 Chandler.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Chandler 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 Chandler; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 424. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Chandler's rate for property crime is 21 per one thousand population. This makes Chandler 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 Chandler is one in 47.

Chandler Crime Data

 

Crime Index

23

(100 is safest)


Safer than 23% of U.S. Cities

Chandler Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

606

5,430

6,036

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.36

21.11

23.47

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Chandler 2.36
Arizona 4.75

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 424

in Chandler

1 in 211

in Arizona

Chandler VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 257,165
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 4 146 123 333
Rate per 1,000 0.02 0.57 0.48 1.29

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Chandler 21.11
Arizona 26.77

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 47

in Chandler

1 in 37

in Arizona

Chandler Property CRIMES

Population: 257,165
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 658 4,455 317
Rate per 1,000 2.56 17.32 1.23

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Chandler Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Chandler 94
Arizona 30