Key Largo, FL
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The crime rate in Key Largo is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 34 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 Key Largo is 1 in 30. Based on FBI crime data, Key Largo is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Key Largo has a crime rate that is higher than 69% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Key Largo 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 Key Largo; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 241. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Key Largo's rate for property crime is 30 per one thousand population. This makes Key Largo 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 Largo is one in 34.

Key Largo Crime Data

 
Crime Index

16

(100 is safest)


Safer than 16% of U.S. Cities

Key Largo Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

46

329

375

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.14

29.63

33.78

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Key Largo 4.14
Florida 4.62
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 241

in Key Largo

1 in 217

in Florida
Key Largo VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 11,102
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
Key Largo 29.63
Florida 28.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 34

in Key Largo

1 in 36

in Florida
Key Largo Property CRIMES
Population: 11,102
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

Key Largo Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Key Largo 25
Florida 64

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