North Palm Beach, FL
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North Palm Beach has an overall crime rate of 16 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 Palm Beach is 1 in 63. How does North Palm Beach fare compared to other communities in Florida of all population sizes? North Palm Beach's crime rate is lower than approximately 77% of Florida communities.

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

For North Palm Beach, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in North Palm Beach than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1071, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in North Palm Beach; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 15 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

North Palm Beach Crime Data

 
Crime Index

48

(100 is safest)


Safer than 48% of U.S. Cities

North Palm Beach Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

12

192

204

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.93

14.94

15.87

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
North Palm Beach 0.93
Florida 4.62
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,071

in North Palm Beach

1 in 217

in Florida
North Palm Beach VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 12,853
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 1 10
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.08 0.08 0.78
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
North Palm Beach 14.94
Florida 28.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 67

in North Palm Beach

1 in 36

in Florida
North Palm Beach Property CRIMES
Population: 12,853
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 36 142 14
Rate per 1,000 2.80 11.05 1.09
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

North Palm Beach Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
North Palm Beach 55
Florida 64