Annual Crime In Goodyear (2018)

Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGoodyear/100k peopleArizona/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,284n/a (estimate)2,7803,1522,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGoodyear/100k peopleArizona/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder2n/a2.45.15.0
Rape35n/a42.650.742.6
Robbery33n/a40.291.086.2
Assault133n/a161.9328.1246.8
Violent crime203n/a (estimate)247475381
Burglary358n/a435.7439.7376.0
Theft1,624n/a1,976.71,970.31,594.6
Vehicle theft99n/a120.5266.9228.9
Property crime2,081n/a (estimate)2,5332,6772,200

Key findings

  • Goodyear crime rates are 8% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Goodyear are 35% lower than the national average
  • In Goodyear you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Goodyear is safer than 37% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Goodyear has decreased by 4%

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Compare Goodyear, AZ Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Goodyear (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Goodyear, per 100,000 residents. In Goodyear, the total number of daily crimes is 1.13 times less than the Arizona average and 1.08 times more than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Goodyear are 1.92 times less than the Arizona average and 1.54 times less than the national average. For property crime, Goodyear has a daily crime rate that is 1.06 times less than the Arizona average and 1.15 times more than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Goodyear (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Goodyear in comparison to other Arizona communities and all other areas throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show Goodyear being safer than 52% of cities in Arizona and 37% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Arizona cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Goodyear. In conclusion, Goodyear ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Goodyear

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Goodyear is 1 in 405
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Goodyear is 1 in 40
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Goodyear is 1 in 36
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Goodyear? In Goodyear, AZ you have a 1 in 405 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Goodyear.

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

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Goodyear, AZ is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Goodyear has decreased by 35%, while the property crime rate in Goodyear has increased by 1% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Goodyear has decreased by 4% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Goodyear police department

      ItemGoodyearArizonaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)12112,274558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.83.13.3
      There are a total of 121 Goodyear police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 41.8% less than the Arizona average and 44.5% less than the National average.

      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Citrus Park, AZ4,832123695819
      Litchfield Park, AZ5,4491689491,117
      Surprise, AZ127,4921211,5391,660
      Buckeye, AZ59,3101751,8902,065
      Peoria, AZ158,6772281,9042,132
      El Mirage, AZ33,9372152,6112,827
      Youngtown, AZ6,5635212,9383,460
      Goodyear, AZ72,6292472,5332,780

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Jonesboro, AR72,6385514,0754,626
      Atascocita, TX72,7133672,1112,477
      Boynton Beach, FL72,7486033,7454,348
      Rapid City, SD72,4416532,9143,568
      Waldorf, MD72,4135832,5283,111
      Goodyear, AZ72,6292472,5332,780
      Source: The Goodyear, AZ crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.