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Total crime 4%
Violent crime 6%
Property crime 4%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCedar Key/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,473 (estimate)2,6672,580
Murdern/an/an/a5.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a39.642.6
Robberyn/an/an/a79.386.2
Assaultn/an/an/a260.8246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)357 (estimate)385381
Burglaryn/an/an/a337.7376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,750.81,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a193.3228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,116 (estimate)2,2822,200

Key findings

  • Cedar Key crime rates are 4% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Cedar Key are 6% lower than the national average
  • In Cedar Key you have a 1 in 41 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Cedar Key is safer than 32% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Cedar Key has decreased by 9%

Cedar Key crime map

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The Cedar Key crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Cedar Key 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 Cedar Key crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Cedar Key (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Cedar Key

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Cedar Key is 1 in 281
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Cedar Key is 1 in 48
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Cedar Key is 1 in 41

      Year Over Year Crime In Cedar Key (per 100,000 people)

      Cedar Key police department

      ItemCedar KeyFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)431,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents5.74.23.3
      There are a total of 4 Cedar Key police officers. This results in 5.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 34.6% greater than the Florida average and 75.2% greater 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
      Cedar Key, FL6773572,1162,473

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      Washington, OK6770302302
      Eads, CO6776234,1964,820
      Ingleside on the Bay, TX6763181,8312,149
      Paauilo, HI6763684,2374,605
      Adrian, GA6765284,1604,688
      Cedar Key, FL6773572,1162,473
      Source: The Cedar Key, 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.