Greenacres, FL
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Greenacres, 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

With a crime rate of 43 per one thousand residents, Greenacres 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 23. Within Florida, more than 80% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Greenacres.

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

For Greenacres, 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 Greenacres is one in 150.

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 Greenacres 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 Greenacres's rate for property crime is 36 per one thousand population. This makes Greenacres 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 Greenacres is one in 28.

Greenacres Crime Data

 

Crime Index

9

(100 is safest)


Safer than 9% of U.S. Cities

Greenacres Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

264

1,435

1,699

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

6.65

36.17

42.82

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Greenacres 6.65
Florida 4.62

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 150

in Greenacres

1 in 217

in Florida

Greenacres VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 39,676
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 9 17 54 184
Rate per 1,000 0.23 0.43 1.36 4.64

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
Greenacres 36.17
Florida 28.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 28

in Greenacres

1 in 36

in Florida

Greenacres Property CRIMES

Population: 39,676
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 310 1,036 89
Rate per 1,000 7.81 26.11 2.24

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

Greenacres Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Greenacres 290
Florida 64