Reported Annual Crime In Boynton Beach

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBoynton Beach/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime4,067n/a (estimate)5,4123,1172,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBoynton Beach/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a1.35.45.3
Rape3n/a4.036.940.4
Robbery167n/a222.297.9102.8
Assault324n/a431.2290.2248.5
Violent crime495n/a (estimate)659430386
Burglary566n/a753.3486.7468.9
Theft2,752n/a3,662.41,990.81,745.0
Vehicle theft254n/a338.0209.3236.9
Property crime3,572n/a (estimate)4,7542,6872,451
When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Boynton Beach, FL. All reported Boynton Beach, FL crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Boynton Beach, FL overall crime rate is 74% higher than in comparison to the Florida average; and is also 91% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Boynton Beach, FL, the rate is 53% higher than compared to the Florida average, and 71% higher than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Boynton Beach, FL comes in at 77% higher than to the average seen in Florida, and 94% higher than the overall national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Boynton Beach is 91% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 14.83 daily crimes that occur in Boynton Beach.
  • Boynton Beach is safer than 10% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Boynton Beach you have a 1 in 19 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Boynton Beach has increased by 10%.

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Daily Crime In Boynton Beach (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Boynton Beach, FL for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Florida as well as those across America as a whole. The Boynton Beach, FL total amount of daily offenses is 1.74 times more than the Florida average and 1.91 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Boynton Beach, FL is 1.53 times more than the Florida average, and it is 1.71 times more than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Boynton Beach, FL has a daily crime figure that is 1.77 times more than the Florida average and 1.94 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Boynton Beach (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Boynton Beach, FL compared to other areas of Florida, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Boynton Beach, FL safer than 18% when compared to other Florida cities, and 10% 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 Boynton Beach, FL. At this time, Boynton Beach, FL sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Boynton Beach

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Boynton Beach is 1 in 152
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Boynton Beach is 1 in 22
The chance of being a victim of crime in Boynton Beach is 1 in 19
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Boynton Beach, FL? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Boynton Beach, FL your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 152. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 22 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 Boynton Beach, FL is 1 in 19.

Year Over Year Crime In Boynton Beach (per 100,000 people)

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Boynton Beach, 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 Boynton Beach, FL has decreased by 3%, the amount of property crime in Boynton Beach, FL has increased by 12%, and the total amount of crime in Boynton Beach, FL has increased by 10% year to year.

Boynton Beach police department

ItemBoynton BeachFloridaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)21631,023558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.14.23.3
There are a total of 216 Boynton Beach police officers. This results in 3.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 27% less than the Florida average and 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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
South Palm Beach, FL1,3090557557
Parkland, FL28,35457538595
Loxahatchee Groves, FL3,342115719834
Highland Beach, FL3,68953903956
Haverhill, FL1,9841569751,131
Gulf Stream, FL66001,1821,182
Golf, FL2131741,0861,259
Boynton Beach, FL72,7486594,7545,412

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Jonesboro, AR72,6385144,4784,993
Goodyear, AZ72,6293782,5152,893
New Britain, CT72,8762972,9173,214
Rochester Hills, MI72,98772737809
Boynton Beach, FL72,7486594,7545,412
Source: The Boynton Beach, 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.