D
Total crime 26%
Violent crime 10%
Property crime 28%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDeFuniak Springs/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime217n/a (estimate)3,1272,5242,489
Murder0n/a0.05.25.0
Rape3n/a43.239.442.6
Robbery0n/a0.075.581.6
Assault26n/a374.6258.3250.2
Violent crime29n/a (estimate)418378379
Burglary23n/a331.4295.2340.5
Theft144n/a2,074.91,668.71,549.5
Vehicle theft21n/a302.6181.8219.9
Property crime188n/a (estimate)2,7092,1462,110

Key findings

  • DeFuniak Springs crime rates are 26% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in DeFuniak Springs are 10% higher than the national average
  • In DeFuniak Springs you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • DeFuniak Springs is safer than 22% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in DeFuniak Springs has increased by 87%

DeFuniak Springs crime map

  • Lower crime
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Higher crime
  • No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The DeFuniak Springs crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in DeFuniak Springs 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 DeFuniak Springs crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Safest Places to Live in and Around DeFuniak Springs

See all the best places to live around DeFuniak Springs

Compare DeFuniak Springs, FL Crime

      vs
      How would you rate the amount of crime in DeFuniak Springs?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      Do you feel safe walking alone at night in DeFuniak Springs?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all DeFuniak Springs poll results

      Daily Crime In DeFuniak Springs (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in DeFuniak Springs, FL per 100,000 people. In DeFuniak Springs, the total number of daily crimes is 1.24 times more than the Florida average and 1.26 times more than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in DeFuniak Springs is 1.10 times more than the Florida average and 1.10 times more than the national average. With regards to property crimes, DeFuniak Springs has a daily crime rate that is 1.26 times more than the Florida average and 1.28 times more than the national average.

      How Safe is DeFuniak Springs (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in DeFuniak Springs in comparison to other Florida communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is DeFuniak Springs safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show DeFuniak Springs being safer than 34% of cities in Florida and 22% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Florida cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to DeFuniak Springs. In conclusion, DeFuniak Springs ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in DeFuniak Springs

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in DeFuniak Springs is 1 in 240
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in DeFuniak Springs is 1 in 37
      The chance of being a victim of crime in DeFuniak Springs is 1 in 32
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in DeFuniak Springs? In DeFuniak Springs, FL you have a 1 in 240 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 37 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of crime in DeFuniak Springs.

      Year Over Year Crime In DeFuniak Springs (per 100,000 people)

      An ideal indicator of whether DeFuniak Springs is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in DeFuniak Springs has increased by 63% and the rate of property crime in DeFuniak Springs has increased by 92%. The total crime rate in DeFuniak Springs has increased by 87% year to year.

      DeFuniak Springs police department

      ItemDeFuniak SpringsFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a31,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.23.3

      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
      Freeport, FL2,332140794934
      Ponce de Leon, FL5515373,0483,585
      DeFuniak Springs, FL5,8734182,7093,127

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Tequesta, FL5,873113694807
      Finley, WA5,8723122,8433,155
      Roseland, NJ5,87534584618
      Sunnyvale, TX5,871136778914
      Roseburg North, OR5,8763163,0353,351
      DeFuniak Springs, FL5,8734182,7093,127
      Source: The DeFuniak Springs, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.