Milton, FL
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The crime rate in Milton is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 28 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 Milton is 1 in 35. Based on FBI crime data, Milton is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Milton has a crime rate that is higher than 59% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Milton 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 Milton; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 267. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Milton's rate for property crime is 25 per one thousand population. This makes Milton 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 Milton is one in 41.

Milton Crime Data

 

Crime Index

21

(100 is safest)


Safer than 21% of U.S. Cities

Milton Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

36

237

273

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.74

24.62

28.35

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Milton 3.74
Florida 4.62

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 267

in Milton

1 in 217

in Florida

Milton VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 9,628
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 4 31
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.10 0.42 3.22

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
Milton 24.62
Florida 28.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 41

in Milton

1 in 36

in Florida

Milton Property CRIMES

Population: 9,628
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 45 187 5
Rate per 1,000 4.67 19.42 0.52

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

Milton Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Milton 48
Florida 64