Bradenton, FL
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With a crime rate of 44 per one thousand residents, Bradenton has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 23. Within Florida, more than 81% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Bradenton.

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

For Bradenton, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Bradenton is one in 163.

Significantly, based on the number of murders reported by the FBI and the number of residents living in the city, NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that Bradenton experiences one of the higher murder rates in the nation when compared with cities and towns for all sizes of population, from the largest to the smallest.

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

Bradenton Crime Data

 
Crime Index

9

(100 is safest)


Safer than 9% of U.S. Cities

Bradenton Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

334

2,036

2,370

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

6.14

37.40

43.54

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Bradenton 6.14
Florida 4.62
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 163

in Bradenton

1 in 217

in Florida
Bradenton VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 54,437
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 6 27 60 241
Rate per 1,000 0.11 0.50 1.10 4.43
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
Bradenton 37.40
Florida 28.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 27

in Bradenton

1 in 36

in Florida
Bradenton Property CRIMES
Population: 54,437
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 397 1,543 96
Rate per 1,000 7.29 28.34 1.76
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

Bradenton Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Bradenton 141
Florida 64