Miami Lakes, FL
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Miami Lakes, 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

The crime rate in Miami Lakes 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 Miami Lakes is 1 in 44. Based on FBI crime data, Miami Lakes is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Miami Lakes 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 Miami Lakes compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Miami Lakes with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Miami Lakes'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 Miami Lakes 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 Miami Lakes.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Miami Lakes's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Miami Lakes is one in 704.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Miami Lakes's rate for property crime is 21 per one thousand population. This makes Miami Lakes 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 Miami Lakes is one in 47.

Miami Lakes Crime Data

 

Crime Index

30

(100 is safest)


Safer than 30% of U.S. Cities

Miami Lakes Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

44

663

707

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.42

21.41

22.83

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Miami Lakes 1.42
Florida 4.62

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 704

in Miami Lakes

1 in 217

in Florida

Miami Lakes VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 30,972
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 8 6 29
Rate per 1,000 0.03 0.26 0.19 0.94

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
Miami Lakes 21.41
Florida 28.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 47

in Miami Lakes

1 in 36

in Florida

Miami Lakes Property CRIMES

Population: 30,972
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 75 537 51
Rate per 1,000 2.42 17.34 1.65

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

Miami Lakes Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Miami Lakes 108
Florida 64