Oro Valley, AZ
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Oro Valley, 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

Oro Valley has an overall crime rate of 14 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Oro Valley is 1 in 71. How does Oro Valley fare compared to other communities in Arizona of all population sizes? Oro Valley's crime rate is lower than approximately 80% of Arizona communities.

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

For Oro Valley, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Oro Valley than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1614, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Oro Valley; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 13 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Oro Valley Crime Data

 

Crime Index

54

(100 is safest)


Safer than 54% of U.S. Cities

Oro Valley Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

27

583

610

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.62

13.38

14.00

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Oro Valley 0.62
Arizona 4.10

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,614

in Oro Valley

1 in 244

in Arizona

Oro Valley VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 43,565
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 8 15
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.09 0.18 0.34

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
Oro Valley 13.38
Arizona 30.33

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 75

in Oro Valley

1 in 33

in Arizona

Oro Valley Property CRIMES

Population: 43,565
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 79 481 23
Rate per 1,000 1.81 11.04 0.53

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

Oro Valley Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Oro Valley 17
Arizona 31