New River, 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 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 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

The crime rate in New River is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 26 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 New River is 1 in 74. Based on FBI crime data, New River is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Arizona, New River has a crime rate that is higher than 75% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare New River to other communities of similar population, then New River crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how New River does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how New River 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 New River.

For New River, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in New River is one in 228.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that New River's rate for property crime is 20 per one thousand population. This makes New River 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 New River is one in 113.

New River Crime Data

 

Crime Index

19

(100 is safest)


Safer than 19% of U.S. Cities

New River Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

104

349

453

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

6.01

20.17

26.18

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
6.01
5.03
National Median: 4
    New River
    Arizona

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 228

in New River

1 in 199

in Arizona

New River VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 17,290
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 21,570 126,430 243,600 921,505
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.38 0.73 2.78

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
20.17
23.12
National Median: 19
    New River
    Arizona

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 113

in New River

1 in 43

in Arizona

New River Property CRIMES

Population: 17,290
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,035,314 4,606,324 810,400
Rate per 1,000 3.12 13.90 2.45

New River Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
72
26
National Median: 26.9
    New River
    Arizona

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