North Fort Myers, FL crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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 about Scout's Crime Data

North Fort Myers has an overall crime rate of 15 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in North Fort Myers is 1 in 68. How does North Fort Myers fare compared to other communities in Florida of all population sizes? North Fort Myers's crime rate is lower than approximately 61% of Florida communities.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in North Fort Myers 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 North Fort Myers; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 326. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in North Fort Myers; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

North Fort Myers Crime Data

 

Crime Index

42

(100 is safest)


Safer than 42% of U.S. Cities

North Fort Myers Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

132

503

635

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.07

11.68

14.75

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
3.07
3.78
National Median: 4
    North Fort Myers
    Florida

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 326

in North Fort Myers

1 in 264

in Florida

North Fort Myers VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 43,060
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
11.68
21.46
National Median: 21
    North Fort Myers
    Florida

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 86

in North Fort Myers

1 in 47

in Florida

North Fort Myers Property CRIMES

Population: 43,060
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

North Fort Myers Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
12
52
National Median: 28.3
    North Fort Myers
    Florida