Florence, 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 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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 about Scout's Crime Data

Florence is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (87%) and also has a lower crime rate than 96% of the communities in Arizona, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Florence is one in 230 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 40. It is for these reasons that Florence is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Florence, and we found that the crime rate in Florence is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Florence is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Florence 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 Florence.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Florence's violent crime rate is 2 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 Florence is one in 623.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Florence compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Florence is just 3 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Florence is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Florence Crime Data

 

Crime Index

87

(100 is safest)


Safer than 87% of U.S. Cities

Florence Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

44

75

119

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.60

2.74

4.34

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
1.6
4.55
National Median: 4
    Florence
    Arizona

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 623

in Florence

1 in 220

in Arizona

Florence VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 27,422
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 5 1 37
Rate per 1,000 0.04 0.18 0.04 1.35

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
2.74
24.41
National Median: 21
    Florence
    Arizona

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 366

in Florence

1 in 41

in Arizona

Florence Property CRIMES

Population: 27,422
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 9 59 7
Rate per 1,000 0.33 2.15 0.26

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Florence Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
2
28
National Median: 28.3
    Florence
    Arizona

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