Parkland, FL
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Parkland, FL crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Parkland is safer than 84% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Florida, only on the order of 3% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Parkland. If you live in Parkland, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 146. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35. 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