Apopka, FL
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The crime rate in Apopka is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 36 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Apopka is 1 in 28. Based on FBI crime data, Apopka is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Apopka has a crime rate that is higher than 72% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Apopka to other communities of similar population, then Apopka crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Apopka does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Apopka does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Apopka.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Apopka occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Apopka; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 270. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Apopka's rate for property crime is 33 per one thousand population. This makes Apopka a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Apopka is one in 31.

Apopka Crime Data

 

Crime Index

14

(100 is safest)


Safer than 14% of U.S. Cities

Apopka Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

179

1,574

1,753

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.70

32.53

36.23

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Apopka 3.70
Florida 4.62

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 270

in Apopka

1 in 217

in Florida

Apopka VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 48,382
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 2 12 47 118
Rate per 1,000 0.04 0.25 0.97 2.44

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Apopka 32.53
Florida 28.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 31

in Apopka

1 in 36

in Florida

Apopka Property CRIMES

Population: 48,382
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 318 1,170 86
Rate per 1,000 6.57 24.18 1.78

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Apopka Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Apopka 54
Florida 64