Lauderdale-by-the-Sea, FL
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The crime rate in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 23 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 Lauderdale-by-the-Sea is 1 in 44. Based on FBI crime data, Lauderdale-by-the-Sea is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Lauderdale-by-the-Sea has a crime rate that is higher than 47% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea 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 Lauderdale-by-the-Sea; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 380. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Lauderdale-by-the-Sea's rate for property crime is 20 per one thousand population. This makes Lauderdale-by-the-Sea 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 Lauderdale-by-the-Sea is one in 49.

Lauderdale-by-the-Sea Crime Data

 
Crime Index

30

(100 is safest)


Safer than 30% of U.S. Cities

Lauderdale-by-the-Sea Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

17

131

148

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.63

20.28

22.91

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea 2.63
Florida 4.62
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 380

in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea

1 in 217

in Florida
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 6,460
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 5 12
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.77 1.86
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
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea 20.28
Florida 28.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 49

in Lauderdale-by-the-Sea

1 in 36

in Florida
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea Property CRIMES
Population: 6,460
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 36 89 6
Rate per 1,000 5.57 13.78 0.93
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

Lauderdale-by-the-Sea Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Lauderdale-by-the-Sea 158
Florida 64

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