Hollywood, FL
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Hollywood, FL crime analytics


The crime rate in Hollywood is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 40 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 Hollywood is 1 in 25. Based on FBI crime data, Hollywood is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Hollywood has a crime rate that is higher than 76% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Hollywood 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 Hollywood; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 229. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Hollywood's rate for property crime is 35 per one thousand population. This makes Hollywood 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 Hollywood is one in 28.

Importantly, we found that Hollywood 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 Hollywood is one in 281.

Hollywood Crime Data

 

Crime Index

11

(100 is safest)


Safer than 11% of U.S. Cities

Hollywood Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

653

5,263

5,916

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.36

35.15

39.51

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Hollywood 4.36
Florida 4.62

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 229

in Hollywood

1 in 217

in Florida

Hollywood VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 149,728
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 8 46 228 371
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.31 1.52 2.48

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
Hollywood 35.15
Florida 28.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 28

in Hollywood

1 in 36

in Florida

Hollywood Property CRIMES

Population: 149,728
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,012 3,718 533
Rate per 1,000 6.76 24.83 3.56

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

Hollywood Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Hollywood 206
Florida 64