Weston, FL
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Weston, 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 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 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

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Weston is safer than 79% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Florida, only on the order of 5% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Weston. If you live in Weston, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 137. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 36. It is for these reasons that Weston is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Weston, and we found that the crime rate in Weston is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Weston is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

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

For Weston, 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 Weston than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1650, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Weston 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 Weston than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 149.

Weston Crime Data

 

Crime Index

79

(100 is safest)


Safer than 79% of U.S. Cities

Weston Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

43

476

519

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.61

6.71

7.32

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Weston 0.61
Florida 4.08

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,650

in Weston

1 in 245

in Florida

Weston VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 70,944
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 10 10 23
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.14 0.14 0.32

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Weston 6.71
Florida 25.12

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 149

in Weston

1 in 40

in Florida

Weston Property CRIMES

Population: 70,944
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 60 364 52
Rate per 1,000 0.85 5.13 0.73

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

Weston Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Weston 20
Florida 59