Somerton, AZ Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
165
Total Crimes
983.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-60.28%
Below National Average
5 out of 69
In Arizona
3,262 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Somerton, AZ?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Somerton is 983.8 per 100,000 people. That's -60.28% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -66.03% 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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Somerton SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
5
Diversity
4
Safety
8
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Somerton
/ 100k People
Arizona
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 165 983.8 2,895.8 2,476.7
Murder 6 35.8 5.0 5.0
Robbery 4 23.9 88.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 25 149.1 311.9 250.2
Violent Crime 36 214.7 455.3 366.7
Burglary 25 149.1 394.3 340.5
Larceny 80 477.0 1,796.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 24 143.1 249.4 219.9
Property Crime 129 769.2 2,440.5 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Somerton

36.0
Violent Crimes
214.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-41.46%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 465.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Somerton each year. That compares to a 1 in 219.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Somerton is 214.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -41.46% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -52.86% lower than the Arizona violent crime rate of 455.3 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Somerton

129.0
Property Crimes
769.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-63.54%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 130.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Somerton each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Somerton is 769.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -63.54% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -68.48% lower than the Arizona property crime rate of 2,440.5 per 100,000 people.

Somerton 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 Somerton

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Yuma, AZ 98,769 2,678 2,711.4 2,330.7 380.7
Calexico, CA 40,327 988 2,450.0 2,216.9 233.1
San Luis, AZ 34,192 453 1,324.9 1,228.4 96.5
Holtville, CA 6,774 84 1,240.0 1,033.4 206.7
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