Orange Park, FL
Crime Rates



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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 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 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 Orange Park is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 23 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 44. 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 61% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Orange Park 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 Orange Park; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 383. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

Significantly, based on the number of murders reported by the FBI and the number of residents living in the town, NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that Orange Park experiences one of the higher murder rates in the nation when compared with cities and towns for all sizes of population, from the largest to the smallest.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Orange Park's rate for property crime is 20 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 49.

Orange Park Crime Data

 

Crime Index

24

(100 is safest)


Safer than 24% of U.S. Cities

Orange Park Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

23

179

202

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.61

20.32

22.93

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Orange Park 2.61
Florida 3.85

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 383

in Orange Park

1 in 260

in Florida

Orange Park VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 8,809
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 4 4 14
Rate per 1,000 0.11 0.45 0.45 1.59

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Orange Park 20.32
Florida 22.82

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 49

in Orange Park

1 in 44

in Florida

Orange Park Property CRIMES

Population: 8,809
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 26 142 11
Rate per 1,000 2.95 16.12 1.25

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Orange Park Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Orange Park 38
Florida 55