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Crime Report for Gilbert,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Gilbert, is 3.6 out of a possible 5 total points. Higher ratings indicate that your area is safer. The HomeSurfer crime rating is calculated depending on how the crime rate in your city compares with crime in the state and the nation. Violent crime is weighed more heavily than property crime, and the national ranking is more important than the state ranking.

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Gilbert Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Gilbert, has a violent crime rate of 108 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with a rate of 499 in and a rate of 676 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Violent Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Gilbert 108
AZ 499
National 676

Gilbert, is in the 11% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 32% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 11% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Gilbert, or said another way, 89% of cities in have crime rates higher than Gilbert.


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Crime Gilbert AZ Nation
Violent Crime Total 108.0 498.9 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 6.5 6.5
Forcible Rape 11.8 28.1 31.1
Robbery Rate 28.6 183.0 197.4
Aggravated Assault 67.6 281.3 315
Property Crime Total 2238.5 3871.9 3726.9
Burglary 505.1 935.3 812.3
Larceny Theft 1556.0 2501.1 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 177.4 653.8 382.3
Arson 9.5 28.9 23.3


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Property Crime Rate
Property crime includes burglary, larceny, vehicle theft, and arson. Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Gilbert, has a property crime rate of 2238.5 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with an average rate of 3871.9 in and an average rate of 3727 incidents per 100,000 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Property Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Gilbert 2238.5
AZ 3871.9
National 3727



Gilbert Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 19
National Percentile Rank - 46