Hialeah Gardens, FL
Crime Rates


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Hialeah Gardens, 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 Hialeah Gardens is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 34 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 Hialeah Gardens is 1 in 29. Based on FBI crime data, Hialeah Gardens is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Hialeah Gardens has a crime rate that is higher than 69% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Hialeah Gardens 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 Hialeah Gardens; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 532. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Hialeah Gardens's rate for property crime is 33 per one thousand population. This makes Hialeah Gardens 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 Hialeah Gardens is one in 31.

Importantly, we found that Hialeah Gardens has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Hialeah Gardens is one in 368.

Hialeah Gardens Crime Data


Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 15% of U.S. Cities

Hialeah Gardens Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Hialeah Gardens 1.88
Florida 4.62

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 532

in Hialeah Gardens

1 in 217

in Florida

Hialeah Gardens VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 23,926
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 2 4 13 26
Rate per 1,000 0.08 0.17 0.54 1.09


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)

Hialeah Gardens 32.56
Florida 28.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 31

in Hialeah Gardens

1 in 36

in Florida

Hialeah Gardens Property CRIMES

Population: 23,926
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 83 631 65
Rate per 1,000 3.47 26.37 2.72

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

Hialeah Gardens Crimes Per Square Mile

Hialeah Gardens 224
Florida 64