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Total crime 48%
Violent crime 44%
Property crime 49%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAnthem/100k peopleArizona/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,218 (estimate)2,7132,346
Murdern/an/an/a6.96.5
Rapen/an/an/a44.038.4
Robberyn/an/an/a83.773.9
Assaultn/an/an/a350.2279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)218 (estimate)485388
Burglaryn/an/an/a330.0314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,656.01,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a241.7246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,001 (estimate)2,2281,958

Key findings

  • Anthem crime rates are 48% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Anthem are 44% lower than the national average
  • In Anthem you have a 1 in 83 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Anthem is safer than 57% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Anthem has decreased by 6%

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The Anthem crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Anthem as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Anthem crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Anthem (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Anthem

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Anthem is 1 in 460
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Anthem is 1 in 100
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Anthem is 1 in 83

      Year Over Year Crime In Anthem (per 100,000 people)

      Anthem police department

      ItemAnthemArizonaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a12,274558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.13.3

      Sex offenders in Arizona

      StateTotal offendersArizona /100KNational /100K
      Arizona8,206157266
      There are a total of 8,206 sex offenders in Arizona. This yields a total of 157 sex offenders in Arizona per 100,000 residents which is 41% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Carefree, AZ3,58092424517
      Cave Creek, AZ5,275158725882
      New River, AZ15,3052671,2251,492
      Surprise, AZ127,4921451,3871,532
      Sun City West, AZ24,8994201,9282,348
      Deer Creek, AZ1694321,9862,418
      Anthem, AZ22,5712181,0011,218

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Chester, VA22,5642591,8042,063
      Wadsworth, OH22,578661,2791,344
      Pelham, AL22,5961511,6991,850
      Oak Harbor, WA22,544105405510
      Morrisville, NC22,600792,1112,191
      Anthem, AZ22,5712181,0011,218
      Source: The Anthem, AZ crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.