Orlando, FL Crime Rates & Statistics

Reported Annual Crime In Orlando

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOrlando/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime18,805n/a (estimate)7,4263,5763,099
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOrlando/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder17n/a755
Rape126n/a503525
Robbery573n/a226119109
Assault1,600n/a632312229
Violent crime2,316n/a (estimate)915470368
Burglary3,485n/a1,376711610
Theft11,984n/a4,7322,2161,899
Vehichle theft1,020n/a403179221
Property crime16,489n/a (estimate)6,5113,1052,731

The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Orlando, FL for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Orlando, FL is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Orlando, FL crime rates are 107% higher than in comparison to the Florida mean and are 139% higher than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Orlando, FL has a rate that is 94% higher than the Florida average; compared to the United States, it is 148% higher than. Looking at crimes involving property, Orlando, FL is 109% higher than its state's mean, and 138% higher than the country's average.

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Daily Crime In Orlando (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Orlando, FL per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for Florida and on a national scale. In Orlando, FL the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 2.08 times more than than the Florida average and 2.40 times more than than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Orlando, FL is 1.94 times more than than the Florida average and 2.49 times more than than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Orlando, FL has a constant daily crime rate that is 2.10 times more than than the Florida average and 2.38 times more than than the overall daily national average.

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How Safe is Orlando (higher is better)

How safe is Orlando, FL compared to other cities in Florida and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Orlando, FL is safer than 4% of the cities in Florida and 2% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Florida and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Orlando, FL. Overall, Orlando, FL is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

The overall crime rate in Orlando is 139% higher than than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 20.34 daily crimes that occur in Orlando.
Orlando is safer than 2% of the cities in the United States.
In Orlando you have a 1 in 14 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Orlando has decreased by 2%.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Orlando

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Orlando is 1 in 110
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Orlando is 1 in 16
The chance of being a victim of crime in Orlando is 1 in 14

Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Orlando, FL? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Orlando, FL, you have a 1 in 110 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 16. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Orlando, FL is 1 in 14.

Year Over Year Crime In Orlando (per 100,000 people)

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Orlando, FL is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Orlando, FL has decreased by 10%, the amount of property crime in Orlando, FL has decreased by 1%, and the total amount of crime in Orlando, FL has decreased by 2% year to year.

Nearby cities with low crime rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Gotha, FL1,71084612696
Lake Mary Jane, FL1,424100729829
Winter Springs, FL33,3311521,0971,249
Bay Hill, FL5,4671541,1251,280
Celebration, FL7,5861671,2141,381
Orlando, FL240,1859156,5117,426

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Chula Vista, CA242,4992332,0722,305
Chandler, AZ237,4562312,3722,603
Norfolk, VA243,0565734,3724,945
Laredo, TX236,0634154,2384,653
St. Petersburg, FL245,3639635,3356,297
Orlando, FL240,1859156,5117,426

Orlando police department

ItemOrlandoFloridaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)93127,306504,711
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.84.23.3

There are a total of 931 Orlando police officers. This results in 3.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 10.9% less than the Florida average and 15.6% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Florida

StateTotal offendersFlorida /100KNational /100K
Florida64,107393222

There are a total of 64,107 sex offenders in Florida. This yields a total of 393 sex offenders in Florida per 100,000 residents which is 77% greater than the national average.

Source: The crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2013. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.