Parkland, FL
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Parkland, FL crime analytics


With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 7 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Parkland is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 84% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Parkland is one in 146. Compared to communities within Florida, Parkland‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 97% of the state's cities and towns. It is for these reasons that Parkland is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Parkland, and we found that the crime rate in Parkland is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Parkland is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Parkland 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 Parkland.

For Parkland, 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 Parkland than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 3772, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Parkland 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 Parkland than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 152.

Parkland Crime Data

 

Crime Index

84

(100 is safest)


Safer than 84% of U.S. Cities

Parkland Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8

198

206

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.27

6.56

6.83

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Parkland 0.27
Florida 4.62

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 3,772

in Parkland

1 in 217

in Florida

Parkland VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 30,177
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 2 6
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.07 0.20

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
Parkland 6.56
Florida 28.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 152

in Parkland

1 in 36

in Florida

Parkland Property CRIMES

Population: 30,177
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 41 152 5
Rate per 1,000 1.36 5.04 0.17

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

Parkland Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Parkland 16
Florida 64