Flagler Beach, FL
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Flagler Beach, 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 Flagler Beach is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 25 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 Flagler Beach is 1 in 40. Based on FBI crime data, Flagler Beach is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Flagler Beach has a crime rate that is higher than 54% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Flagler Beach 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 Flagler Beach; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 406. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Flagler Beach's rate for property crime is 23 per one thousand population. This makes Flagler Beach 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 Flagler Beach is one in 44.

Flagler Beach Crime Data


Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 26% of U.S. Cities

Flagler Beach Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Flagler Beach 2.46
Florida 4.62

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 406

in Flagler Beach

1 in 217

in Florida


Population: 4,869
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 4 8
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.82 1.64


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)

Flagler Beach 22.80
Florida 28.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 44

in Flagler Beach

1 in 36

in Florida

Flagler Beach Property CRIMES

Population: 4,869
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 20 88 3
Rate per 1,000 4.11 18.07 0.62

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

Flagler Beach Crimes Per Square Mile

Flagler Beach 31
Florida 64

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