Miami Shores, FL
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Miami Shores, FL crime analytics


With a crime rate of 58 per one thousand residents, Miami Shores has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 17. Within Florida, more than 92% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Miami Shores.

Separately, it is always interesting and important to compare a village's crime rate with those of similarly sized communities - a fair comparison as larger cities tend to have more crime. NeighborhoodScout has done just that. With a population of 10,831, Miami Shores has a combined rate of violent and property crime that is very high compared to other places of similar population size. Regardless of whether Miami Shores does well or poorly compared to all other cities and towns in the US of all sizes, compared to places with a similar population, it fares badly. Few other communities of this size have a crime rate as high as Miami Shores.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Miami Shores 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 Shores.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Miami Shores 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 Miami Shores; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 204. This equates to a rate of 5 per one thousand inhabitants.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Miami Shores is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Miami Shores, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 19, which is a rate of 53 per one thousand population.

Importantly, we found that Miami Shores has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Miami Shores is one in 349.

Miami Shores Crime Data

 

Crime Index

4

(100 is safest)


Safer than 4% of U.S. Cities

Miami Shores Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

53

573

626

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.89

52.90

57.80

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Miami Shores 4.89
Florida 4.62

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 204

in Miami Shores

1 in 217

in Florida

Miami Shores VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 10,831
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 5 30 18
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.46 2.77 1.66

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 Shores 52.90
Florida 28.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 19

in Miami Shores

1 in 36

in Florida

Miami Shores Property CRIMES

Population: 10,831
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 119 423 31
Rate per 1,000 10.99 39.05 2.86

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 Shores Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Miami Shores 247
Florida 64