Reported Annual Crime In Tequesta

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleTequesta/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime69n/a (estimate)1,1493,1172,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleTequesta/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.45.3
Rape1n/a16.736.940.4
Robbery1n/a16.797.9102.8
Assault2n/a33.3290.2248.5
Violent crime4n/a (estimate)67430386
Burglary28n/a466.4486.7468.9
Theft34n/a566.41,990.81,745.0
Vehicle theft3n/a50.0209.3236.9
Property crime65n/a (estimate)1,0832,6872,451
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Tequesta, FL. The total number of reported crimes in Tequesta, FL is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Tequesta, FL crime rate is 63% lower than the Florida average and is 59% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Tequesta, FL has a violent crime rate that is 85% lower than the Florida average and 83% lower than the national average. For property crime, Tequesta, FL is 60% lower than the Florida average and 56% lower than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Jupiter Inlet Colony, FL4110441441
Jupiter Island, FL6300666666
Jupiter Farms, FL11,8031641,0241,187
Palm City, FL23,3801811,1301,311
Cabana Colony, FL2,1031861,1641,350
North Palm Beach, FL12,272841,3211,405
Limestone Creek, FL1,1522021,2631,465
Tequesta, FL5,756671,0831,149

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Tequesta is 59% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.15 daily crimes that occur in Tequesta.
  • Tequesta is safer than 70% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Tequesta you have a 1 in 88 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Tequesta has increased by 2%.

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Daily Crime In Tequesta (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Tequesta, FL per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for Florida and on a national scale. In Tequesta, FL the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 2.71 times less than the Florida average and 2.47 times less than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Tequesta, FL is 6.46 times less than the Florida average and 5.80 times less than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Tequesta, FL has a constant daily crime rate that is 2.48 times less than the Florida average and 2.26 times less than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is Tequesta (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Tequesta, FL compared to other areas of Florida, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Tequesta, FL safer than 85% when compared to other Florida cities, and 70% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in Florida, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Tequesta, FL. At this time, Tequesta, FL sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Tequesta

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Tequesta is 1 in 1501
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Tequesta is 1 in 93
The chance of being a victim of crime in Tequesta is 1 in 88
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Tequesta, FL? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Tequesta, FL your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 1501. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 93 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Tequesta, FL is 1 in 88.

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

A good indicator of whether Tequesta, FL is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in Tequesta, FL has increased by 31%, while the property crime rate in Tequesta, FL has not changed year over year. The number of total crimes in Tequesta, FL has increased by 2% year over year.

Tequesta police department

ItemTequestaFloridaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1830,278556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.14.23.3
There are a total of 18 Tequesta police officers. This results in 3.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 26.4% less than the Florida average and 4.5% less 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.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Fountainhead-Orchard Hills, MD5,7544121,9912,403
Pontotoc, MS5,7542212,1882,409
Battlefield, MO5,759491,4961,545
Belmar, NJ5,7602813,0913,372
Gardnerville, NV5,7614711,7962,267
Tequesta, FL5,756671,0831,149
Source: The Tequesta, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.