Miami Springs, FL
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Miami Springs, 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 Springs is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 38 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 Springs is 1 in 26. Based on FBI crime data, Miami Springs is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Miami Springs has a crime rate that is higher than 73% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Miami Springs 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 Springs; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 500. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Miami Springs's rate for property crime is 36 per one thousand population. This makes Miami Springs 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 Springs is one in 28.

Importantly, we found that Miami Springs 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 Springs is one in 362.

Miami Springs Crime Data

 

Crime Index

12

(100 is safest)


Safer than 12% of U.S. Cities

Miami Springs Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

29

522

551

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.00

36.02

38.03

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Miami Springs 2.00
Florida 4.62

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 500

in Miami Springs

1 in 217

in Florida

Miami Springs VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 14,490
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 9 18
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.14 0.62 1.24

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 Springs 36.02
Florida 28.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 28

in Miami Springs

1 in 36

in Florida

Miami Springs Property CRIMES

Population: 14,490
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 87 395 40
Rate per 1,000 6.00 27.26 2.76

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 Springs Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Miami Springs 185
Florida 64