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Total crime 51%
Violent crime 50%
Property crime 51%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; 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 peopleCongress/100k peopleArizona/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,215 (estimate)2,8962,489
Murdern/an/an/a5.05.0
Rapen/an/an/a50.342.6
Robberyn/an/an/a88.181.6
Assaultn/an/an/a311.9250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)191 (estimate)455379
Burglaryn/an/an/a394.3340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,796.91,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a249.4219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,024 (estimate)2,4412,110

Key findings

  • Congress crime rates are 51% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Congress are 50% lower than the national average
  • In Congress you have a 1 in 83 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Congress is safer than 60% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Congress has decreased by 8%

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The Congress crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Congress 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 Congress crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Congress (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Congress

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Congress is 1 in 524
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Congress is 1 in 98
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Congress is 1 in 83

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

      Congress police department

      ItemCongressArizonaNational
      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.

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      Wickenburg, AZ6,7662412,0982,339
      Peeples Valley, AZ4885072,7193,226
      Yarnell, AZ5755853,1393,724
      Congress, AZ1,2471911,0241,215

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      Cortland West, NY1,247146559705
      Hewlett Harbor, NY1,24750193243
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      Napoleon, MI1,247210763974
      Congress, AZ1,2471911,0241,215
      Source: The Congress, AZ crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.