Peoria, AZ Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
3,154
Total Crimes
1,767.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-24.68%
Below National Average
25 out of 69
In Arizona
5,225 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Peoria, AZ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Peoria is 1,767.1 per 100,000 people. That's -24.68% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -34.85% lower than the Arizona total crime rate of 2,712.5 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Peoria SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
5

How Does Peoria Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Peoria
/ 100k People
Arizona
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,154 1,767.1 2,712.5 2,346.0
Murder 3 1.7 6.9 6.5
Robbery 73 40.9 83.7 73.9
Aggravated Assault 327 183.2 350.2 279.7
Violent Crime 471 263.9 484.8 387.8
Burglary 431 241.5 330.0 314.2
Larceny 2,037 1,141.3 1,656.0 1,398.0
Car Theft 215 120.5 241.7 246.0
Property Crime 2,683 1,503.2 2,227.7 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Peoria

471
Violent Crimes
263.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-31.95%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 379.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Peoria each year. That compares to a 1 in 206.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Peoria is 263.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -31.95% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -45.57% lower than the Arizona violent crime rate of 484.8 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Peoria

2,683
Property Crimes
1,503.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-23.24%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 66.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Peoria each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Peoria is 1,503.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -23.24% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -32.52% lower than the Arizona property crime rate of 2,227.7 per 100,000 people.

Peoria Crime Compared To Arizona Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Arizona.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Peoria

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Phoenix, AZ 1,708,960 64,735 3,788.0 2,989.5 798.5
Glendale, AZ 255,468 8,079 3,162.4 2,722.8 439.6
Surprise, AZ 144,620 2,215 1,531.6 1,387.1 144.5
El Mirage, AZ 36,221 909 2,509.6 2,216.9 292.6
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