Key Biscayne, FL
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Key Biscayne, 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

Key Biscayne has an overall crime rate of 18 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Key Biscayne is 1 in 55. How does Key Biscayne fare compared to other communities in Florida of all population sizes? Key Biscayne's crime rate is lower than approximately 69% of Florida communities.

How does the crime rate in Key Biscayne compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Key Biscayne with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Key Biscayne'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 Key Biscayne 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 Key Biscayne.

For Key Biscayne, 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 Key Biscayne than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2598, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Key Biscayne's rate for property crime is 18 per one thousand population. This makes Key Biscayne 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 Key Biscayne is one in 56.

Key Biscayne Crime Data

 

Crime Index

41

(100 is safest)


Safer than 41% of U.S. Cities

Key Biscayne Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

5

230

235

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.38

17.71

18.09

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Key Biscayne 0.38
Florida 4.62

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,598

in Key Biscayne

1 in 217

in Florida

Key Biscayne VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 12,990
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 1 4
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.08 0.31

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
Key Biscayne 17.71
Florida 28.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 56

in Key Biscayne

1 in 36

in Florida

Key Biscayne Property CRIMES

Population: 12,990
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 26 189 15
Rate per 1,000 2.00 14.55 1.15

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

Key Biscayne Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Key Biscayne 179
Florida 64