Goodyear, AZ
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Goodyear, AZ crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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 Goodyear is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 24 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 Goodyear is 1 in 41. Based on FBI crime data, Goodyear is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Arizona, Goodyear has a crime rate that is higher than 57% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Goodyear'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 Goodyear is one in 552.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Goodyear's rate for property crime is 23 per one thousand population. This makes Goodyear 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 Goodyear is one in 44.

Goodyear Crime Data

 

Crime Index

27

(100 is safest)


Safer than 27% of U.S. Cities

Goodyear Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

143

1,784

1,927

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.81

22.58

24.39

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Goodyear 1.81
Arizona 4.10

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 552

in Goodyear

1 in 244

in Arizona

Goodyear VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 79,003
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 18 15 109
Rate per 1,000 0.01 0.23 0.19 1.38

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
Goodyear 22.58
Arizona 30.33

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 44

in Goodyear

1 in 33

in Arizona

Goodyear Property CRIMES

Population: 79,003
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 378 1,301 105
Rate per 1,000 4.78 16.47 1.33

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

Goodyear Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Goodyear 10
Arizona 31