Dade City, FL
CRIME DATA & CRIME RATES




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The crime rate in Dade City 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 Dade City is 1 in 26. Based on FBI crime data, Dade City is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Dade City has a crime rate that is higher than 74% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Dade City 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 Dade City; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 302. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

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 Dade City 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.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Dade City's rate for property crime is 35 per one thousand population. This makes Dade City 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 Dade City is one in 28.

Dade City Crime Data

 
Crime Index

12

(100 is safest)


Safer than 12% of U.S. Cities

Dade City Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

23

246

269

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.31

35.37

38.68

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Dade City 3.31
Florida 4.62
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 302

in Dade City

1 in 217

in Florida
Dade City VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 6,955
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 0 3 19
Rate per 1,000 0.14 0.00 0.43 2.73
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
Dade City 35.37
Florida 28.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 28

in Dade City

1 in 36

in Florida
Dade City Property CRIMES
Population: 6,955
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 110 135 1
Rate per 1,000 15.82 19.41 0.14
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

Dade City Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Dade City 44
Florida 64