Stuart, FL
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The crime rate in Stuart is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 38 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 Stuart is 1 in 26. Based on FBI crime data, Stuart is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Stuart has a crime rate that is higher than 73% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Stuart to other communities of similar population, then Stuart crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Stuart 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 Stuart 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 Stuart.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Stuart 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 Stuart; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 196. This equates to a rate of 5 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Stuart's rate for property crime is 33 per one thousand population. This makes Stuart a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Stuart is one in 30.

Stuart Crime Data

 
Crime Index

12

(100 is safest)


Safer than 12% of U.S. Cities

Stuart Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

84

543

627

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

5.10

32.99

38.09

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Stuart 5.10
Florida 4.62
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 196

in Stuart

1 in 217

in Florida
Stuart VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 16,462
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 5 10 69
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.30 0.61 4.19
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
Stuart 32.99
Florida 28.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 30

in Stuart

1 in 36

in Florida
Stuart Property CRIMES
Population: 16,462
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 49 473 21
Rate per 1,000 2.98 28.73 1.28
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

Stuart Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Stuart 92
Florida 64