Seminole, FL
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Seminole, 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

The crime rate in Seminole is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 33 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Seminole is 1 in 30. Based on FBI crime data, Seminole is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Seminole has a crime rate that is higher than 77% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Seminole to other communities of similar population, then Seminole crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Seminole does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Seminole's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Seminole is one in 786.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Seminole is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Seminole, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 31, which is a rate of 32 per one thousand population.

Seminole Crime Data

 

Crime Index

12

(100 is safest)


Safer than 12% of U.S. Cities

Seminole Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

24

604

628

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.27

32.02

33.29

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Seminole 1.27
Florida 3.85

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 786

in Seminole

1 in 260

in Florida

Seminole VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 18,866
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 5 8 11
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.27 0.42 0.58

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
Seminole 32.02
Florida 22.82

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 31

in Seminole

1 in 44

in Florida

Seminole Property CRIMES

Population: 18,866
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 31 544 29
Rate per 1,000 1.64 28.83 1.54

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

Seminole Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Seminole 115
Florida 55