Miramar, FL
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Miramar, 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 Miramar is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 24 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 Miramar is 1 in 42. Based on FBI crime data, Miramar is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Miramar has a crime rate that is higher than 52% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Miramar has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Miramar 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 Miramar 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 Miramar.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Miramar 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 Miramar; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 301. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Miramar's rate for property crime is 21 per one thousand population. This makes Miramar 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 Miramar is one in 48.

Miramar Crime Data

 

Crime Index

28

(100 is safest)


Safer than 28% of U.S. Cities

Miramar Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

456

2,843

3,299

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.33

20.73

24.06

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Miramar 3.33
Florida 4.62

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 301

in Miramar

1 in 217

in Florida

Miramar VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 137,132
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 5 42 126 283
Rate per 1,000 0.04 0.31 0.92 2.06

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
Miramar 20.73
Florida 28.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 48

in Miramar

1 in 36

in Florida

Miramar Property CRIMES

Population: 137,132
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 390 2,220 233
Rate per 1,000 2.84 16.19 1.70

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

Miramar Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Miramar 105
Florida 64