Alpha Order - City

RANK
265
354
345
317
324
60
100
331
21
281
6
121
286
59
310
232
65
233
376
230
NA
198
219
278
186
390
385
305
50
46
119
26
290
103
391
NA
101
83
288
105
22
341
328
64
97
145
384
94
122
399
41
364
53
102
104
195
8
123
23
81
188
283
334
54
128
NA
187
80

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CITY
Abilene, TX
Akron, OH
Albany, GA
Albany, NY
Albuquerque, NM
Alexandria, VA
Alhambra, CA
Allentown, PA
Allen, TX
Amarillo, TX
Amherst, NY
Anaheim, CA
Anchorage, AK
Ann Arbor, MI
Antioch, CA
Arlington, TX
Arvada, CO
Athens-Clarke, GA
Atlanta, GA
Aurora, CO
Aurora, IL**
Austin, TX
Avondale, AZ
Bakersfield, CA
Baldwin Park, CA
Baltimore, MD
Baton Rouge, LA
Beaumont, TX
Beaverton, OR
Bellevue, WA
Bellingham, WA
Bend, OR
Berkeley, CA
Billings, MT
Birmingham, AL
Bloomington, MN**
Boca Raton, FL
Boise, ID
Boston, MA
Boulder, CO
Brick Twnshp, NJ
Bridgeport, CT
Brockton, MA
Broken Arrow, OK
Brownsville, TX
Buena Park, CA
Buffalo, NY
Burbank, CA
Cambridge, MA
Camden, NJ
Canton Twnshp, MI
Canton, OH
Cape Coral, FL
Carlsbad, CA
Carrollton, TX
Carson, CA
Cary, NC
Cedar Rapids, IA
Centennial, CO
Chandler, AZ
Charleston, SC
Charlotte, NC
Chattanooga, TN
Cheektowaga, NY
Chesapeake, VA
Chicago, IL**
Chico, CA
Chino, CA

2010 City Crime Rate Rankings*
SCORE
53.73
132.09
122.01
86.77
97.30
(45.87)
(30.48)
104.78
(65.35)
64.84
(76.00)
(20.27)
67.83
(46.11)
78.35
35.63
(43.35)
36.30
168.53
35.04
NA
16.99
30.66
61.45
11.54
241.64
205.59
76.81
(49.35)
(52.40)
(20.41)
(62.36)
69.88
(28.22)
244.83
NA
(29.59)
(35.75)
68.56
(27.63)
(64.81)
120.38
98.96
(44.95)
(31.50)
(9.45)
202.43
(32.45)
(20.05)
374.33
(54.96)
140.82
(48.07)
(28.50)
(27.73)
15.05
(74.76)
(19.96)
(63.53)
(36.21)
12.08
66.25
107.67
(48.00)
(16.56)
NA
11.60
(36.56)

2010 City Crime Rate Rankings

RANK
155
377
189
5
269
238
394
61
89
98
108
1
226
143
336
323
352
393
177
43
95
259
85
75
349
74
57
221
175
381
202
NA
112
260
236
398
214
NA
284
48
34
207
203
126
NA
330
127
209
185
208
167
282
181
313
149
30
162
337
270
397
172
141
300
273
173
252
86
268
14

CITY
Chula Vista, CA
Cincinnati, OH
Citrus Heights, CA
Clarkstown, NY
Clarksville, TN
Clearwater, FL
Cleveland, OH
Clifton, NJ
Clinton Twnshp, MI
Clovis, CA
College Station, TX
Colonie, NY
Colorado Springs, CO
Columbia, MO
Columbia, SC
Columbus, GA
Columbus, OH
Compton, CA
Concord, CA
Coral Springs, FL
Corona, CA
Corpus Christi, TX
Costa Mesa, CA
Cranston, RI
Dallas, TX
Daly City, CA
Danbury, CT
Davenport, IA
Davie, FL
Dayton, OH
Dearborn, MI
Decatur, IL**
Denton, TX
Denver, CO
Des Moines, IA
Detroit, MI
Downey, CA
Duluth, MN**
Durham, NC
Edison Twnshp, NJ
Edmond, OK
El Cajon, CA
El Monte, CA
El Paso, TX
Elgin, IL**
Elizabeth, NJ
Elk Grove, CA
Erie, PA
Escondido, CA
Eugene, OR
Evansville, IN
Everett, WA
Fairfield, CA
Fall River, MA
Fargo, ND
Farmington Hills, MI
Fayetteville, AR
Fayetteville, NC
Federal Way, WA
Flint, MI
Fontana, CA
Fort Collins, CO
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Fort Smith, AR
Fort Wayne, IN
Fort Worth, TX
Fremont, CA
Fresno, CA
Frisco, TX

SCORE
(5.79)
182.09
12.41
(76.17)
55.23
38.13
260.60
(45.78)
(34.14)
(31.43)
(26.33)
(82.49)
31.76
(9.95)
110.86
94.14
127.21
260.13
6.61
(53.65)
(31.99)
51.37
(35.09)
(38.84)
125.48
(39.25)
(47.05)
31.22
6.49
191.14
17.86
NA
(23.25)
52.04
36.99
356.44
28.31
NA
66.68
(49.93)
(57.08)
21.44
18.69
(17.91)
NA
101.86
(17.18)
22.23
11.49
21.62
1.22
66.12
9.36
80.80
(7.89)
(60.43)
(2.40)
116.74
56.33
310.31
4.79
(12.07)
74.72
58.49
4.88
47.62
(34.92)
55.12
(67.76)

RANK
135
315
113
158
392
17
242
34
220
256
20
154
157
316
176
33
339
152
382
280
276
84
130
174
225
66
228
129
356
39
292
241
372
224
357
10
137
312
183
387
267
NA
369
380
117
301
234
348
294
7
215
169
211
237
321
257
171
325
156
347
38
114
191
134
386
96
90
263
72

CITY
Fullerton, CA
Gainesville, FL
Garden Grove, CA
Garland, TX
Gary, IN
Gilbert, AZ
Glendale, AZ
Glendale, CA
Grand Prairie, TX
Grand Rapids, MI
Greece, NY
Greeley, CO
Green Bay, WI
Greensboro, NC
Gresham, OR
Hamilton Twnshp, NJ
Hammond, IN
Hampton, VA
Hartford, CT
Hawthorne, CA
Hayward, CA
Henderson, NV
Hesperia, CA
Hialeah, FL
High Point, NC
Hillsboro, OR
Hollywood, FL
Honolulu, HI
Houston, TX
Huntington Beach, CA
Huntsville, AL
Independence, MO
Indianapolis, IN
Indio, CA
Inglewood, CA
Irvine, CA
Irving, TX
Jacksonville, FL
Jacksonville, NC
Jackson, MS
Jersey City, NJ
Joliet, IL**
Kansas City, KS
Kansas City, MO
Kenosha, WI
Kent, WA
Killeen, TX
Knoxville, TN
Lafayette, LA
Lake Forest, CA
Lakeland, FL
Lakewood, CA
Lakewood, CO
Lancaster, CA
Lansing, MI
Laredo, TX
Las Cruces, NM
Las Vegas, NV
Lawrence, KS
Lawton, OK
Lee's Summit, MO
Lewisville, TX
Lexington, KY
Lincoln, NE
Little Rock, AR
Livermore, CA
Livonia, MI
Long Beach, CA
Longmont, CO

SCORE
(12.68)
82.14
(22.66)
(4.94)
250.48
(66.29)
39.69
(57.08)
30.82
49.62
(65.89)
(6.14)
(5.06)
82.89
6.59
(57.37)
119.68
(7.38)
192.15
62.54
60.79
(35.38)
(15.47)
5.61
31.69
(42.56)
33.97
(15.70)
133.55
(55.43)
71.06
39.44
154.46
31.68
134.13
(72.95)
(12.37)
78.95
10.52
218.91
53.96
NA
145.72
186.01
(20.93)
75.01
36.37
124.51
71.67
(75.34)
28.34
3.01
24.78
37.07
92.28
50.07
4.66
97.54
(5.09)
123.63
(55.71)
(22.26)
13.64
(13.10)
213.99
(31.80)
(33.96)
52.74
(39.45)

Alpha Order - City (continued)
RANK
335
243
254
279
258
363
99
178
110
51
285
389
275
147
190
359
361
350
153
358
353
206
4
36
295
293
302
191
222
24
93
NA
55
326
343
383
388
132
378
31
9
298
70
338
253
231
116
396
142
229
2
204
351
49
239
182
27
11
355
44
150
144
201
111
193
303
42
78

CITY
Longview, TX
Los Angeles, CA
Louisville, KY
Lubbock, TX
Lynn, MA
Macon, GA
Madison, WI
Manchester, NH
McAllen, TX
McKinney, TX
Melbourne, FL
Memphis, TN
Merced, CA
Mesa, AZ
Mesquite, TX
Miami Beach, FL
Miami Gardens, FL
Miami, FL
Midland, TX
Milwaukee, WI
Minneapolis, MN
Miramar, FL
Mission Viejo, CA
Missouri City, TX
Mobile, AL
Modesto, CA
Montgomery, AL
Moreno Valley, CA
Murfreesboro, TN
Murrieta, CA
Nampa, ID
Naperville, IL**
Nashua, NH
Nashville, TN
New Bedford, MA
New Haven, CT
New Orleans, LA
New York, NY
Newark, NJ
Newport Beach, CA
Newton, MA
Norfolk, VA
Norman, OK
North Charleston, SC
North Las Vegas, NV
Norwalk, CA
Norwalk, CT
Oakland, CA
Oceanside, CA
Odessa, TX
O'Fallon, MO
Ogden, UT
Oklahoma City, OK
Olathe, KS
Omaha, NE
Ontario, CA
Orange, CA
Orem, UT
Orlando, FL
Overland Park, KS
Oxnard, CA
Palm Bay, FL
Palmdale, CA
Pasadena, CA
Pasadena, TX
Paterson, NJ
Pearland, TX
Pembroke Pines, FL

SCORE
110.54
39.86
47.87
62.46
50.83
140.07
(31.00)
6.67
(24.20)
(49.32)
67.50
236.32
60.11
(8.70)
12.42
135.59
138.05
126.34
(6.66)
134.25
127.47
20.91
(79.97)
(56.32)
72.36
71.08
75.55
13.64
31.24
(62.67)
(32.74)
NA
(47.74)
98.00
120.96
196.86
226.95
(14.48)
182.29
(59.87)
(74.64)
74.66
(41.74)
119.00
47.70
35.22
(21.31)
308.29
(10.72)
34.38
(82.05)
18.79
126.96
(49.57)
38.76
9.83
(62.13)
(70.43)
132.45
(53.11)
(7.68)
(9.52)
17.67
(23.26)
14.14
76.14
(54.80)
(37.71)

RANK
125
NA
371
266
319
52
163
277
318
62
227
306
314
37
289
120
216
165
3
56
360
223
213
248
88
395
322
76
210
247
NA
340
365
79
92
25
329
169
344
296
217
264
367
180
271
164
291
87
91
160
69
205
151
106
67
251
148
159
297
58
244
332
16
140
136
124
333
320

CITY
Peoria, AZ
Peoria, IL**
Philadelphia, PA
Phoenix, AZ
Pittsburgh, PA
Plano, TX
Plantation, FL
Pomona, CA
Pompano Beach, FL
Port St. Lucie, FL
Portland, OR
Portsmouth, VA
Providence, RI
Provo, UT
Pueblo, CO
Quincy, MA
Racine, WI
Raleigh, NC
Ramapo, NY
Rancho Cucamon., CA
Reading, PA
Redding, CA
Reno, NV
Rialto, CA
Richardson, TX
Richmond, CA
Richmond, VA
Rio Rancho, NM
Riverside, CA
Roanoke, VA
Rochester, MN**
Rochester, NY
Rockford, IL
Roseville, CA
Roswell, GA
Round Rock, TX
Sacramento, CA
Salem, OR
Salinas, CA
Salt Lake City, UT
San Angelo, TX
San Antonio, TX
San Bernardino, CA
San Diego, CA
San Francisco, CA
San Jose, CA
San Leandro, CA
San Marcos, CA
San Mateo, CA
Sandy Springs, GA
Sandy, UT
Santa Ana, CA
Santa Barbara, CA
Santa Clara, CA
Santa Clarita, CA
Santa Maria, CA
Santa Monica, CA
Santa Rosa, CA
Savannah, GA
Scottsdale, AZ
Seattle, WA
Shreveport, LA
Simi Valley, CA
Sioux City, IA
Sioux Falls, SD
Somerville, MA
South Bend, IN
South Gate, CA

SCORE
(18.14)
NA
153.91
53.78
87.99
(48.85)
(2.28)
61.06
87.33
(45.39)
32.67
77.26
81.92
(55.96)
69.24
(20.34)
28.38
(1.43)
(81.16)
(47.51)
137.59
31.28
28.18
44.96
(34.52)
287.15
93.80
(38.82)
23.75
44.65
NA
120.32
140.87
(37.52)
(33.81)
(62.37)
100.12
3.01
121.94
72.38
29.39
53.44
145.46
8.80
56.57
(1.62)
71.00
(34.54)
(33.83)
(3.83)
(41.78)
20.00
(7.54)
(26.74)
(42.08)
46.86
(8.10)
(4.72)
72.95
(46.72)
40.93
106.77
(66.62)
(12.12)
(12.50)
(18.17)
107.34
88.03

RANK
235
194
109
287
NA
366
311
77
39
362
19
184
400
298
370
146
12
32
133
29
327
346
309
246
47
196
138
18
374
15
255
63
115
375
13
274
373
218
200
161
68
368
212
118
272
72
240
166
262
250
45
379
168
179
82
342
249
199
71
107
139
261
307
304
308
28
245
131
197

CITY
Southfield, MI
Sparks, NV
Spokane Valley, WA
Spokane, WA
Springfield, IL**
Springfield, MA
Springfield, MO
Stamford, CT
Sterling Heights, MI
Stockton, CA
St. George, UT
St. Joseph, MO
St. Louis, MO
St. Paul, MN
St. Petersburg, FL
Suffolk, VA
Sugar Land, TX
Sunnyvale, CA
Sunrise, FL
Surprise, AZ
Syracuse, NY
Tacoma, WA
Tallahassee, FL
Tampa, FL
Temecula, CA
Tempe, AZ
Thornton, CO
Thousand Oaks, CA
Toledo, OH
Toms River Twnshp, NJ
Topeka, KS
Torrance, CA
Tracy, CA
Trenton, NJ
Troy, MI
Tucson, AZ
Tulsa, OK
Tuscaloosa, AL
Tyler, TX
Upper Darby Twnshp, PA
Vacaville, CA
Vallejo, CA
Vancouver, WA
Ventura, CA
Victorville, CA
Virginia Beach, VA
Visalia, CA
Vista, CA
Waco, TX
Warren, MI
Warwick, RI
Washington, DC
Waterbury, CT
West Covina, CA
West Jordan, UT
West Palm Beach, FL
West Valley, UT
Westland, MI
Westminster, CA
Westminster, CO
Whittier, CA
Wichita Falls, TX
Wichita, KS
Wilmington, NC
Winston-Salem, NC
Woodbridge Twnshp, NJ
Worcester, MA
Yonkers, NY
Yuma, AZ

Source: CQ Press using reported data from the F.B.I. "Crime in the United States 2009"
*Includes murder, rape, robbery, aggravated assault, burglary, and motor vehicle theft. A negative score (in parentheses) indicates a
composite crime number below the national rate, a positive number is above the national rate. **Not available.

SCORE
36.51
15.01
(25.59)
67.99
NA
142.58
78.55
(37.96)
(55.43)
138.10
(65.97)
11.39
381.62
74.66
148.42
(9.31)
(69.32)
(58.87)
(13.35)
(61.26)
98.34
122.13
77.80
43.97
(50.68)
15.45
(12.20)
(65.99)
157.14
(66.78)
49.30
(45.36)
(21.65)
165.08
(68.26)
58.84
155.51
29.54
17.66
(3.01)
(41.89)
145.65
27.06
(20.76)
57.22
(39.45)
38.90
0.26
52.36
46.20
(52.96)
183.50
2.05
7.07
(36.20)
120.66
45.36
17.38
(39.75)
(26.72)
(12.17)
52.07
77.61
76.28
77.74
(61.79)
41.99
(14.84)
15.77

2010 City Crime Rate Rankings 

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