South Palm Beach, FL
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South Palm Beach, FL crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, South Palm Beach is safer than 68% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Florida, only on the order of 8% of the communities have a lower crime rate than South Palm Beach. If you live in South Palm Beach, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 95. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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

Importantly, our analysis shows that South Palm Beach has one of the lowest violent crime rates in all of America, across cities and towns of all sizes. Murder, rape, armed robbery and aggravated assault happen far less frequently here than in most places. Your chance of becoming a victim? Just one in 10000. South Palm Beach's violent crime rate is just 0 per 1,000 residents.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in South Palm Beach 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 South Palm Beach than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 95.

South Palm Beach Crime Data

 
Crime Index

68

(100 is safest)


Safer than 68% of U.S. Cities

South Palm Beach Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

15

15

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

10.53

10.53

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
South Palm Beach 0.00
Florida 4.62
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in South Palm Beach

1 in 217

in Florida
South Palm Beach VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 1,424
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 0
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
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
South Palm Beach 10.53
Florida 28.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 95

in South Palm Beach

1 in 36

in Florida
South Palm Beach Property CRIMES
Population: 1,424
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 6 9 0
Rate per 1,000 4.21 6.32 0.00
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

South Palm Beach Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
South Palm Beach 121
Florida 64

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