Pinellas Park, FL
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Pinellas 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

With a crime rate of 50 per one thousand residents, Pinellas Park has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 20. Within Florida, more than 93% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Pinellas Park.

Separately, it is always interesting and important to compare a city's crime rate with those of similarly sized communities - a fair comparison as larger cities tend to have more crime. NeighborhoodScout has done just that. With a population of 53,098, Pinellas Park has a combined rate of violent and property crime that is very high compared to other places of similar population size. Regardless of whether Pinellas Park does well or poorly compared to all other cities and towns in the US of all sizes, compared to places with a similar population, it fares badly. Few other communities of this size have a crime rate as high as Pinellas Park.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Pinellas 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 Pinellas Park.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Pinellas 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 Pinellas Park; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 237. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Pinellas Park is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Pinellas Park, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 22, which is a rate of 46 per one thousand population.

Pinellas Park Crime Data

 

Crime Index

4

(100 is safest)


Safer than 4% of U.S. Cities

Pinellas Park Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

224

2,423

2,647

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.22

45.63

49.85

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Pinellas Park 4.22
Florida 3.85

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 237

in Pinellas Park

1 in 260

in Florida

Pinellas Park VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 53,098
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 3 41 57 123
Rate per 1,000 0.06 0.77 1.07 2.32

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
Pinellas Park 45.63
Florida 22.82

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 22

in Pinellas Park

1 in 44

in Florida

Pinellas Park Property CRIMES

Population: 53,098
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 247 2,037 139
Rate per 1,000 4.65 38.36 2.62

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

Pinellas Park Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Pinellas Park 164
Florida 55