Orange Park, FL
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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 25 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 40. 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.

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 242. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Orange Park's rate for property crime is 21 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 48.

Orange Park Crime Data

 
Crime Index

26

(100 is safest)


Safer than 26% of U.S. Cities

Orange Park Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

36

183

219

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.14

21.03

25.17

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Orange Park 4.14
Florida 4.62
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 242

in Orange Park

1 in 217

in Florida
Orange Park VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 8,702
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 14 8 14
Rate per 1,000 0.00 1.61 0.92 1.61
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
Orange Park 21.03
Florida 28.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 48

in Orange Park

1 in 36

in Florida
Orange Park Property CRIMES
Population: 8,702
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 21 149 13
Rate per 1,000 2.41 17.12 1.49
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

Orange Park Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Orange Park 41
Florida 64