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5 Most Dangerous Areas in Mesa

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Mesa is a city in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States. It's a community in the Phoenix Metropolitan Area's East Valley, about 20 miles east of Phoenix. Tempe on the west, the Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community on the north, Chandler and Gilbert on the south, Queen Creek on the east, and Apache Junction on the west are its neighbors.

Crime has always played an important role in the history of the area. Here are the five most dangerous areas in Mesa according to the research from areavibes.

#1 West Central, Mesa, AZ Crime

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The crime rate in the West Central is 97 percent greater than the national average.

West Central has a 105 percent higher rate of violent crime than the national average.

You have a 1 in 21 risk of becoming a victim of crime in West Central.

West Central Arizona is safer than 39% of Arizona cities.

Mesa has had a 4% decline in crime year over year.

Source: https://www.areavibes.com/mesa-az/west+central/crime/

#2 Southwest, Mesa, AZ Crime

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The crime rate in the Southwest is 68 percent greater than the national average.

Southwest has a violent crime rate that is 79 percent greater than the national average.

You have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Southwest.

Southwest is safer than more than half of Arizona's cities.

Mesa has had a 4% decline in crime year over year.

Source: https://www.areavibes.com/mesa-az/southwest/crime/

#3 Northwest, Mesa, AZ Crime

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Crime rates in the Northwest are 5% lower than the national average.

Northwest has a 16 percent higher rate of violent crime than the national average.

You have a 1 in 43 risk of becoming a victim of crime in Northwest.

Northwest is safer than 77 percent of Arizona cities.

Mesa has had a 4% decline in crime year over year.

Source: https://www.areavibes.com/mesa-az/northwest/crime/

#4 Central, Mesa, AZ Crime

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The crime rate in Central is 23% lower than the national average.

Central has a 3% lower rate of violent crime than the national average.

You have a 1 in 53 risk of becoming a victim of crime in Central.

Central is safer than 83 percent of Arizona cities.

Mesa has had a 4% decline in crime year over year.

Source: https://www.areavibes.com/mesa-az/central/crime/

#5 Northeast, Mesa, AZ Crime

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Crime rates in the Northeast are 38% lower than the national average.

Northeast has a 33 percent lower rate of violent crime than the national average.

You have a 1 in 65 risk of becoming a victim of crime in Northeast.

Northeast is safer than 88 percent of Arizona cities.

Mesa has had a 4% decline in crime year over year.

Source: https://www.areavibes.com/mesa-az/northeast/crime/

Let me know in the comments what you think about these areas and if you know any other unsafe areas in the city.

Source: https://www.areavibes.com/mesa-az/most-dangerous-neighborhoods/

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