Chandler, AZ
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Chandler, AZ crime analytics


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 44. 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 51% 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 532. 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 48.

Chandler Crime Data

 
Crime Index

31

(100 is safest)


Safer than 31% of U.S. Cities

Chandler Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

490

5,393

5,883

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.88

20.68

22.56

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Chandler 1.88
Arizona 4.10
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 532

in Chandler

1 in 244

in Arizona
Chandler VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 260,828
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 79 114 296
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.30 0.44 1.13
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
Chandler 20.68
Arizona 30.33
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 48

in Chandler

1 in 33

in Arizona
Chandler Property CRIMES
Population: 260,828
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 770 4,367 256
Rate per 1,000 2.95 16.74 0.98
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

Chandler Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Chandler 91
Arizona 31