Oviedo, FL
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Oviedo, 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 2016 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2017 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2017 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

Oviedo is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (62%) and also has a lower crime rate than 86% of the communities in Florida, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Oviedo is one in 90 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35. It is for these reasons that Oviedo is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Oviedo 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 Oviedo; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 504. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

Significantly, based on the number of murders reported by the FBI and the number of residents living in the city, NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that Oviedo 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 of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Oviedo is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Oviedo than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 109.

Oviedo Crime Data

 

Crime Index

62

(100 is safest)


Safer than 62% of U.S. Cities

Oviedo Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

78

361

439

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.98

9.18

11.16

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Oviedo 1.98
Florida 4.30

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 504

in Oviedo

1 in 232

in Florida

Oviedo VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 39,337
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 4 14 7 53
Rate per 1,000 0.10 0.36 0.18 1.35

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,250 130,603 332,198 803,007
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.40 1.03 2.49


Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Oviedo 9.18
Florida 26.87

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 109

in Oviedo

1 in 37

in Florida

Oviedo Property CRIMES

Population: 39,337
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 73 281 7
Rate per 1,000 1.86 7.14 0.18

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 323,127,513
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,515,096 5,638,455 765,484
Rate per 1,000 4.69 17.45 2.37

Oviedo Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Oviedo 28
Florida 62