Tamarac, FL
CRIME DATA & CRIME RATES




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Tamarac, FL crime analytics


The crime rate in Tamarac is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 24 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 Tamarac is 1 in 42. Based on FBI crime data, Tamarac is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Tamarac has a crime rate that is higher than 51% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Tamarac 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 Tamarac; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 312. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Tamarac's rate for property crime is 21 per one thousand population. This makes Tamarac 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 Tamarac is one in 48.

Tamarac Crime Data

 
Crime Index

28

(100 is safest)


Safer than 28% of U.S. Cities

Tamarac Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

207

1,336

1,543

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.20

20.66

23.86

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Tamarac 3.20
Florida 4.62
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 312

in Tamarac

1 in 217

in Florida
Tamarac VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 64,681
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 3 10 65 129
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.15 1.00 1.99
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
Tamarac 20.66
Florida 28.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 48

in Tamarac

1 in 36

in Florida
Tamarac Property CRIMES
Population: 64,681
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 263 939 134
Rate per 1,000 4.07 14.52 2.07
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

Tamarac Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Tamarac 128
Florida 64