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Longboat Key, FL crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 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 about Scout's Crime Data

Longboat Key has an overall crime rate of 10 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 Longboat Key is 1 in 100. How does Longboat Key fare compared to other communities in Florida of all population sizes? Longboat Key's crime rate is lower than approximately 74% of Florida communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Longboat Key has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Longboat Key is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Longboat Key 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 Longboat Key.

Importantly, our analysis shows that Longboat Key has one of the lowest violent crime rates in all of America, across cities and towns of all sizes. Murder, rape, armed robbery and aggravated assault happen far less frequently here than in most places. Your chance of becoming a victim? Just one in 10000. Longboat Key's violent crime rate is just 0 per 1,000 residents.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Longboat Key; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 10 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Longboat Key Crime Data

 

Crime Index

58

(100 is safest)


Safer than 58% of U.S. Cities

Longboat Key Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

75

75

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

9.99

9.99

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.0
3.87
National Median: 4
    Longboat Key
    Florida

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Longboat Key

1 in 258

in Florida

Longboat Key VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 7,505
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 0
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 21,570 126,430 243,600 921,505
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.38 0.73 2.78

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
9.99
17.85
National Median: 19
    Longboat Key
    Florida

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 100

in Longboat Key

1 in 56

in Florida

Longboat Key Property CRIMES

Population: 7,505
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 9 64 2
Rate per 1,000 1.20 8.53 0.27

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,035,314 4,606,324 810,400
Rate per 1,000 3.12 13.90 2.45

Longboat Key Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
17
45
National Median: 26.9
    Longboat Key
    Florida

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