Inverness, FL
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The crime rate in Inverness is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 20 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 Inverness is 1 in 50. Based on FBI crime data, Inverness is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Inverness has a crime rate that is higher than 38% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

How does the crime rate in Inverness compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Inverness with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Inverness's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Inverness 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 Inverness; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 329. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Inverness's rate for property crime is 17 per one thousand population. This makes Inverness 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 Inverness is one in 59.

Inverness Crime Data

 

Crime Index

36

(100 is safest)


Safer than 36% of U.S. Cities

Inverness Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

22

122

144

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.04

16.87

19.91

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Inverness 3.04
Florida 4.62

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 329

in Inverness

1 in 217

in Florida

Inverness VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 7,233
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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
Inverness 16.87
Florida 28.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 59

in Inverness

1 in 36

in Florida

Inverness Property CRIMES

Population: 7,233
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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

Inverness Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Inverness 19
Florida 64