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Total crime 69%
Violent crime 58%
Property crime 70%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBoynton Beach/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime3,441n/a (estimate)4,3482,6672,580
Murder4n/a5.15.25.0
Rape21n/a26.539.642.6
Robbery134n/a169.379.386.2
Assault318n/a401.8260.8246.8
Violent crime477n/a (estimate)603385381
Burglary256n/a323.5337.7376.0
Theft2,423n/a3,061.61,750.81,594.6
Vehicle theft285n/a360.1193.3228.9
Property crime2,964n/a (estimate)3,7452,2822,200

Key findings

  • Boynton Beach crime rates are 69% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Boynton Beach are 58% higher than the national average
  • In Boynton Beach you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Boynton Beach is safer than 10% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Boynton Beach has decreased by 8%

Boynton Beach crime map

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The Boynton Beach crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Boynton Beach as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Boynton Beach crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Boynton Beach for every 100,000 residents. The Boynton Beach total amount of daily crime is 1.63 times more than the Florida average and 1.69 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Boynton Beach, is 1.57 times more than the Florida average, and it is 1.58 times more than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Boynton Beach has a daily crime average that is 1.64 times more than the Florida average and 1.70 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, Florida compared to other areas of Florida, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Boynton Beach safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Boynton Beach is safer than 18% of Florida cities, and 10% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking 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. At this time, Boynton Beach 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 166
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Boynton Beach is 1 in 27
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Boynton Beach is 1 in 23
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Boynton Beach, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 166. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 27 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 is 1 in 23.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Boynton Beach, Florida (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Boynton Beach has increased by 4%, the amount of property crime in Boynton Beach has decreased by 9%, and the total amount of crime in Boynton Beach has decreased by 8% year over 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
      Florida53,771330266
      There are a total of 53,771 sex offenders in Florida. This yields a total of 330 sex offenders in Florida per 100,000 residents which is 24% 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, FL1,3090138138
      Gulf Stream, FL6600338338
      Highland Beach, FL3,68978625703
      Loxahatchee Groves, FL3,342107634740
      Parkland, FL28,354113711823
      Gun Club Estates, FL1,401124733856
      Haverhill, FL1,9841458581,002
      Boynton Beach, FL72,7486033,7454,348

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Atascocita, TX72,7133672,1112,477
      Jonesboro, AR72,6385514,0754,626
      Goodyear, AZ72,6292472,5332,780
      New Britain, CT72,8764272,7733,200
      Rochester Hills, MI72,98771592663
      Boynton Beach, FL72,7486033,7454,348
      Source: The Boynton Beach, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.