Orange Park, 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

The crime rate in Orange Park is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 19 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 Orange Park is 1 in 53. Based on FBI crime data, Orange Park is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Orange Park has a crime rate that is higher than 54% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

How does the crime rate in Orange Park compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Orange Park with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Orange Park's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Orange Park 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 Orange Park.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Orange Park's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Orange Park is one in 679.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Orange Park's rate for property crime is 17 per one thousand population. This makes Orange Park 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 Orange Park is one in 58.

Orange Park Crime Data

 

Crime Index

31

(100 is safest)


Safer than 31% of U.S. Cities

Orange Park Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

13

153

166

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.47

17.34

18.81

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
1.47
3.78
National Median: 4
    Orange Park
    Florida

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 679

in Orange Park

1 in 264

in Florida

Orange Park VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 8,824
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 1 8
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.45 0.11 0.91

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
17.34
21.46
National Median: 21
    Orange Park
    Florida

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 58

in Orange Park

1 in 47

in Florida

Orange Park Property CRIMES

Population: 8,824
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 19 123 11
Rate per 1,000 2.15 13.94 1.25

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

Orange Park Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
31
52
National Median: 28.3
    Orange Park
    Florida