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 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 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 25 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 39. 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 55% 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 392. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Chandler's rate for property crime is 23 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 44.

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

647

5,809

6,456

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.55

22.92

25.47

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Chandler 2.55
Arizona 5.08

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 392

in Chandler

1 in 197

in Arizona

Chandler VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 253,458
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 5 130 142 370
Rate per 1,000 0.02 0.51 0.56 1.46

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Chandler 22.92
Arizona 29.15

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 44

in Chandler

1 in 34

in Arizona

Chandler Property CRIMES

Population: 253,458
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 784 4,653 372
Rate per 1,000 3.09 18.36 1.47

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

Chandler Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Chandler 100
Arizona 32