Is Maricopa Safe? What is the Crime Rate in Maricopa?
If you are thinking about moving to Maricopa you may be trying to find out if it’s a safe place to live. Is Maricopa, AZ safe? If you ask a real estate agent you may not get a clear answer and that is because a real estate agent can sell you a house but not a neighborhood, and surely not steer in you any particular directions as to where to live. So that type of question will require your own due diligence to find out if it’s right for you.
So, is Maricopa, AZ safe? Well, Safewise.com ranks Maricopa the #5 safest city in Arizona for 2017.
There’s a very thorough document you will receive when purchasing a home in Maricopa called the Buyer’s Advisory. This document provides you will everything you can research when buying a home including school information, crime stats, flood zone information, etc. You can download the most recent version here. The advisory provides a website to find out levels of criminal activity in the any Arizona area.
Here are the Maricopa crime statistics
Here is a list of the registered sex offenders currently in the city of Maricopa.
If you are going to purchase a home in Maricopa I would suggest driving around the areas you like at night. I’d also talk to the people of the city themselves! Ask a waiter, ask someone in line at the store, ask a neighbor. It never hurts to ask. You want to make sure Maricopa is the place you want to be.
I am a real estate agent who lives and works in Maricopa. I have two daughters who go to school here and we all love it. Luckily we have never had any kind of safety issue and have always felt safe ourselves. So is Maricopa, AZ safe? In my opinion it is!
Maricopa Police Information: For emergencies always dial 911. The Maricopa Police dispatch phone number is (520) 568-3673 and the Administrative number is (520) 316-6800. The Silent Witness hotline is (520) 316-6900. Office hours are 6:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m. Monday-Thursday. For the police directory click here.
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To Buy or Sell a Home in Maricopa Contact:
Jason Bechtold, Realtor
The Maricopa Real Estate Company
Cell: (732) 306-7971