Coral Gables, FL
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Coral Gables, FL crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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 Coral Gables is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 35 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 Coral Gables is 1 in 29. Based on FBI crime data, Coral Gables is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Coral Gables has a crime rate that is higher than 70% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Coral Gables's violent crime rate is 2 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Coral Gables is one in 655.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Coral Gables's rate for property crime is 33 per one thousand population. This makes Coral Gables 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 Coral Gables is one in 30.

Coral Gables Crime Data

 

Crime Index

15

(100 is safest)


Safer than 15% of U.S. Cities

Coral Gables Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

78

1,693

1,771

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.53

33.12

34.65

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Coral Gables 1.53
Florida 4.62

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 655

in Coral Gables

1 in 217

in Florida

Coral Gables VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 51,117
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 11 23 43
Rate per 1,000 0.02 0.22 0.45 0.84

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
Coral Gables 33.12
Florida 28.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 30

in Coral Gables

1 in 36

in Florida

Coral Gables Property CRIMES

Population: 51,117
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 226 1,384 83
Rate per 1,000 4.42 27.08 1.62

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

Coral Gables Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Coral Gables 126
Florida 64