Highland Beach, FL
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Highland 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

Highland Beach is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (65%) and also has a lower crime rate than 91% of the communities in Florida, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Highland Beach is one in 89 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Highland Beach has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Highland Beach 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 Highland 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 Highland Beach.

For Highland Beach, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Highland Beach than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1865, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Highland Beach is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Highland Beach than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 93.

Highland Beach Crime Data

 

Crime Index

65

(100 is safest)


Safer than 65% of U.S. Cities

Highland Beach Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

40

42

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.54

10.73

11.26

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Highland Beach 0.54
Florida 4.62

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,865

in Highland Beach

1 in 217

in Florida

Highland Beach VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 3,729
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 1 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.27 0.27

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
Highland Beach 10.73
Florida 28.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 93

in Highland Beach

1 in 36

in Florida

Highland Beach Property CRIMES

Population: 3,729
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 4 34 2
Rate per 1,000 1.07 9.12 0.54

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

Highland Beach Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Highland Beach 66
Florida 64