Paradise Valley, AZ
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Paradise Valley, 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 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 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

Paradise 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 Paradise Valley is 1 in 73. How does Paradise Valley fare compared to other communities in Arizona of all population sizes? Paradise Valley's crime rate is lower than approximately 64% of Arizona communities.

How does the crime rate in Paradise Valley compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Paradise Valley with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Paradise Valley's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Paradise 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 Paradise Valley.

For Paradise 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 Paradise Valley than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 4834, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Paradise Valley; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 14 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Paradise Valley Crime Data

 

Crime Index

46

(100 is safest)


Safer than 46% of U.S. Cities

Paradise Valley Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

196

199

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.21

13.52

13.72

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Paradise Valley 0.21
Arizona 4.75

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 4,834

in Paradise Valley

1 in 211

in Arizona

Paradise Valley VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 14,502
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 1 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.07 0.07 0.07

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Paradise Valley 13.52
Arizona 26.77

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 74

in Paradise Valley

1 in 37

in Arizona

Paradise Valley Property CRIMES

Population: 14,502
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 46 141 9
Rate per 1,000 3.17 9.72 0.62

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Paradise Valley Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Paradise Valley 13
Arizona 30

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