Sierra Vista, AZ Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
1,103
Total Crimes
2,489.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
0.51%
Above National Average
36 out of 69
In Arizona
7,076 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Sierra Vista, AZ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Sierra Vista is 2,489.3 per 100,000 people. That's 0.51% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -14.04% lower than the Arizona total crime rate of 2,895.8 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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Sierra Vista SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

How Does Sierra Vista Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Sierra Vista
/ 100k People
Arizona
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,103 2,489.3 2,895.8 2,476.7
Murder 2 4.5 5.0 5.0
Robbery 16 36.1 88.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 91 205.4 311.9 250.2
Violent Crime 116 261.8 455.3 366.7
Burglary 124 279.8 394.3 340.5
Larceny 800 1,805.5 1,796.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 63 142.2 249.4 219.9
Property Crime 987 2,227.5 2,440.5 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Sierra Vista

116.0
Violent Crimes
261.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-28.61%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 382.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Sierra Vista each year. That compares to a 1 in 219.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Sierra Vista is 261.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -28.61% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -42.50% lower than the Arizona violent crime rate of 455.3 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Sierra Vista

987.0
Property Crimes
2,227.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
5.57%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 44.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Sierra Vista each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Sierra Vista is 2,227.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 5.57% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -8.73% lower than the Arizona property crime rate of 2,440.5 per 100,000 people.

Sierra Vista 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 Sierra Vista

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Sahuarita, AZ 30,928 388 1,254.5 1,115.5 139.0
Nogales, AZ 20,112 649 3,226.9 3,023.1 203.9
Douglas, AZ 15,786 604 3,826.2 3,762.8 63.3
Tombstone, AZ 1,283 25 1,948.6 1,714.7 233.8
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