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Crime rate in El Mirage, Arizona (AZ): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in El Mirage, AZ compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in El Mirage, AZ

The 2019 crime rate in El Mirage, AZ is 246 (City-Data.com crime index), which is comparable to the U.S. average. It was higher than in 77.1% U.S. cities. The 2019 El Mirage crime rate rose by 10% compared to 2018. The number of homicides stood at 2 - an increase of 1 compared to 2018. In the last 5 years El Mirage has seen rise of violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous El Mirage, AZ is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
El Mirage:

246.0
Youngtown:

196.0
Peoria:

167.7
Surprise:

107.5
Glendale:

260.9
Avondale:

250.1
Tolleson:

724.7
Phoenix:

379.3
Goodyear:

180.4
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in El Mirage by year

Type

2006

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(8.7)
1
(3.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.2)
2
(6.2)
3
(9.2)
1
(3.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.9)
1
(2.9)
1
(2.8)
1
(2.8)
2
(5.5)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
12
(52.1)
6
(21.8)
4
(14.2)
9
(37.4)
14
(43.4)
7
(21.4)
4
(12.2)
4
(12.0)
4
(11.8)
7
(20.4)
21
(59.0)
15
(42.0)
22
(60.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
17
(73.9)
38
(138.0)
24
(85.1)
25
(104.0)
23
(71.3)
18
(55.1)
18
(54.8)
13
(39.0)
19
(55.9)
16
(46.5)
22
(61.8)
12
(33.6)
14
(38.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
91
(395.3)
27
(98.0)
59
(209.2)
48
(199.6)
56
(173.7)
58
(177.5)
63
(191.9)
39
(117.1)
57
(167.7)
50
(145.5)
41
(115.1)
49
(137.1)
46
(127.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
194
(842.8)
275
(998.4)
226
(801.5)
225
(935.7)
387
(1,200)
292
(893.4)
297
(904.5)
244
(732.6)
282
(829.8)
284
(826.2)
458
(1,286)
397
(1,111)
362
(1,000)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
458
(1,990)
670
(2,433)
621
(2,202)
540
(2,246)
585
(1,814)
582
(1,781)
802
(2,442)
701
(2,105)
731
(2,151)
667
(1,940)
443
(1,244)
448
(1,254)
523
(1,445)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
183
(795.0)
115
(417.5)
72
(255.4)
81
(336.8)
69
(214.0)
72
(220.3)
74
(225.4)
70
(210.2)
83
(244.2)
101
(293.8)
104
(292.0)
88
(246.3)
97
(268.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
14
(60.8)
8
(29.0)
12
(42.6)
6
(25.0)
5
(15.5)
3
(9.2)
5
(15.2)
8
(24.0)
11
(32.4)
9
(26.2)
2
(5.6)
11
(30.8)
5
(13.8)
City-Data.com crime index362.5286.3243.4291.6277.0238.9249.7197.0229.3224.1257.5224.3246.0

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Arizona and other state lists, there were 31 registered sex offenders living in El Mirage, Arizona as of June 30, 2022.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in El Mirage is 1,136 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2019
El Mirage:

154.8
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
El Mirage:

132.9
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
El Mirage:

153.0
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
El Mirage:

122.2
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
El Mirage:

129.5
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
El Mirage:

90.1
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
El Mirage:

141.6
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
El Mirage:

156.0
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
El Mirage:

178.3
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
El Mirage:

197.5
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
El Mirage:

161.4
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
El Mirage:

147.0
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2006
El Mirage:

304.1
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
El Mirage:

372.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
El Mirage:

418.5
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
El Mirage:

458.4
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
El Mirage:

639.0
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
El Mirage:

312.6
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
El Mirage:

321.8
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
El Mirage:

363.2
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
El Mirage:

306.3
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
El Mirage:

310.1
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
El Mirage:

283.3
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
El Mirage:

336.8
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
El Mirage:

300.7
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
El Mirage:

362.8
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
El Mirage:

349.9
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
El Mirage:

308.7
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
El Mirage:

383.9
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2006
El Mirage:

387.3
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
El Mirage:

396.7
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
El Mirage:

476.3
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
El Mirage:

624.1
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
El Mirage:

1,210.9
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 68 (47 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.30
Arizona average:

1.78

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 64 (46 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.29
Arizona average:

1.79

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 57 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.24
Arizona average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 54 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.16
Arizona average:

1.83

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 56 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.18
Arizona average:

1.91

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 52 (43 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.29
Arizona average:

1.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 55 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
Arizona average:

1.84

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 50 (42 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.28
Arizona average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 49 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.27
Arizona average:

1.93

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 51 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Arizona average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 52 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Arizona average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 52 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Arizona average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 28 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.78
Arizona average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 47 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.26
Arizona average:

1.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 53 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.91
Arizona average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 51 (43 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.65
Arizona average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 54 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

5.91
Arizona average:

2.00

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in El Mirage, AZ
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 85307, 85335, 85363, 85379.