Hialeah, FL
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Hialeah, 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 is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 27 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 is 1 in 37. Based on FBI crime data, Hialeah is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Hialeah has a crime rate that is higher than 57% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Hialeah has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Hialeah is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Hialeah 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.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Hialeah 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; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 304. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Hialeah's rate for property crime is 24 per one thousand population. This makes Hialeah 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 is one in 42.

Importantly, we found that Hialeah 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 is one in 329.

Hialeah Crime Data

 

Crime Index

23

(100 is safest)


Safer than 23% of U.S. Cities

Hialeah Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

780

5,669

6,449

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.29

23.91

27.20

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Hialeah 3.29
Florida 4.62

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 304

in Hialeah

1 in 217

in Florida

Hialeah VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 237,069
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 7 31 269 473
Rate per 1,000 0.03 0.13 1.13 2.00

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
Hialeah 23.91
Florida 28.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 42

in Hialeah

1 in 36

in Florida

Hialeah Property CRIMES

Population: 237,069
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 713 4,235 721
Rate per 1,000 3.01 17.86 3.04

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 Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Hialeah 282
Florida 64