Ponte Vedra Beach, FL
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Ponte Vedra Beach, FL crime analytics


Ponte Vedra Beach is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (61%) and also has a lower crime rate than 87% 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 Ponte Vedra Beach is one in 82 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.

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

For Ponte Vedra Beach, 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 Ponte Vedra Beach than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 990, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Ponte Vedra Beach; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 11 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Ponte Vedra Beach Crime Data

 
Crime Index

61

(100 is safest)


Safer than 61% of U.S. Cities

Ponte Vedra Beach Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

33

367

400

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.01

11.24

12.25

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Ponte Vedra Beach 1.01
Florida 4.62
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 990

in Ponte Vedra Beach

1 in 217

in Florida
Ponte Vedra Beach VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 32,662
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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
Ponte Vedra Beach 11.24
Florida 28.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 89

in Ponte Vedra Beach

1 in 36

in Florida
Ponte Vedra Beach Property CRIMES
Population: 32,662
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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

Ponte Vedra Beach Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Ponte Vedra Beach 12
Florida 64