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Total crime 26%
Violent crime 7%
Property crime 29%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleQuartzsite/100k peopleArizona/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime120n/a (estimate)3,2483,1522,580
Murder0n/a0.05.15.0
Rape1n/a27.150.742.6
Robbery1n/a27.191.086.2
Assault13n/a351.8328.1246.8
Violent crime15n/a (estimate)406475381
Burglary24n/a649.5439.7376.0
Theft71n/a1,921.51,970.31,594.6
Vehicle theft10n/a270.6266.9228.9
Property crime105n/a (estimate)2,8422,6772,200

Key findings

  • Quartzsite crime rates are 26% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Quartzsite are 7% higher than the national average
  • In Quartzsite you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Quartzsite is safer than 23% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Quartzsite has increased by 37%

Quartzsite crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Quartzsite (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Quartzsite, per 100,000 residents. In Quartzsite, the total number of daily crimes is 1.03 times more than the Arizona average and 1.26 times more than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Quartzsite are 1.17 times less than the Arizona average and 1.07 times more than the national average. For property crime, Quartzsite has a daily crime rate that is 1.06 times more than the Arizona average and 1.29 times more than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Quartzsite (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Quartzsite, Arizona compared to other areas of Arizona, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Quartzsite safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Quartzsite is safer than 31% of Arizona cities, and 23% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Arizona, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Quartzsite. At this time, Quartzsite sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Quartzsite

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Quartzsite is 1 in 247
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Quartzsite is 1 in 36
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Quartzsite is 1 in 31
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Quartzsite, Arizona? If you reside in Quartzsite, then there is a 1 in 247 chance that you will experience a violent crime. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 36. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 31 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Quartzsite.

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

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Quartzsite, AZ is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Quartzsite has increased by 15%, while the property crime rate in Quartzsite has increased by 40% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Quartzsite has increased by 37% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Quartzsite police department

      ItemQuartzsiteArizonaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1112,274558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.03.13.3
      There are a total of 11 Quartzsite police officers. This results in 3.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 4.2% less than the Arizona average and 8.7% 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
      La Paz Valley, AZ5445373,0243,560
      Quartzsite, AZ3,6464062,8423,248

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Las Lomas, TX3,6463131,8032,117
      Wadsworth, IL3,646109522631
      Vivian, LA3,6453782,3032,682
      Byron, IL3,64728948975
      Hidden Meadows, CA3,648147782929
      Quartzsite, AZ3,6464062,8423,248
      Source: The Quartzsite, 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.