DeLand, FL
CRIME DATA & CRIME RATES




Safest

Safest DeLand neighborhoods




DeLand, FL crime analytics


With a crime rate of 51 per one thousand residents, DeLand 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 20. Within Florida, more than 88% of the communities have a lower crime rate than DeLand.

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

For DeLand, 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 DeLand is one in 186.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in DeLand is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In DeLand, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 22, which is a rate of 46 per one thousand population.

DeLand Crime Data

 
Crime Index

6

(100 is safest)


Safer than 6% of U.S. Cities

DeLand Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

162

1,380

1,542

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

5.37

45.70

51.07

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
DeLand 5.37
Florida 4.62
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 186

in DeLand

1 in 217

in Florida
DeLand VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 30,195
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 2 0 28 132
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.00 0.93 4.37
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
DeLand 45.70
Florida 28.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 22

in DeLand

1 in 36

in Florida
DeLand Property CRIMES
Population: 30,195
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 291 1,019 70
Rate per 1,000 9.64 33.75 2.32
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

DeLand Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
DeLand 87
Florida 64