Auburndale, FL
Crime Rates

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Auburndale, FL crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2016 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2017 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2017 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

The crime rate in Auburndale is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 39 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 Auburndale is 1 in 26. Based on FBI crime data, Auburndale is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Auburndale has a crime rate that is higher than 79% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Auburndale to other communities of similar population, then Auburndale crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Auburndale 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 Auburndale 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 Auburndale.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Auburndale 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 Auburndale; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 536. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Auburndale is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Auburndale, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 27, which is a rate of 37 per one thousand population.

Auburndale Crime Data


Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 11% of U.S. Cities

Auburndale Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Auburndale 1.87
Florida 4.30

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 536

in Auburndale

1 in 232

in Florida


Population: 15,540
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 1 9 18
Rate per 1,000 0.06 0.06 0.58 1.16


Population: 323,127,513
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,250 130,603 332,198 803,007
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.40 1.03 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Auburndale 36.94
Florida 26.87

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 27

in Auburndale

1 in 37

in Florida

Auburndale Property CRIMES

Population: 15,540
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 120 428 26
Rate per 1,000 7.72 27.54 1.67

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,515,096 5,638,455 765,484
Rate per 1,000 4.69 17.45 2.37

Auburndale Crimes Per Square Mile

Auburndale 30
Florida 62