Ellenton, FL
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The crime rate in Ellenton is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 29 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 Ellenton is 1 in 34. Based on FBI crime data, Ellenton is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Ellenton has a crime rate that is higher than 61% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

For Ellenton, 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 Ellenton is one in 171.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Ellenton's rate for property crime is 23 per one thousand population. This makes Ellenton 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 Ellenton is one in 43.

Ellenton Crime Data

 
Crime Index

20

(100 is safest)


Safer than 20% of U.S. Cities

Ellenton Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

27

107

134

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

5.84

23.16

29.00

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Ellenton 5.84
Florida 4.62
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 171

in Ellenton

1 in 217

in Florida
Ellenton VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 4,621
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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
Ellenton 23.16
Florida 28.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 43

in Ellenton

1 in 36

in Florida
Ellenton Property CRIMES
Population: 4,621
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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

Ellenton Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Ellenton 30
Florida 64

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