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Total crime 52%
Violent crime 48%
Property crime 53%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleEast Palatka/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,131 (estimate)2,1532,346
Murdern/an/an/a5.96.5
Rapen/an/an/a35.438.4
Robberyn/an/an/a62.273.9
Assaultn/an/an/a280.1279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)202 (estimate)384388
Burglaryn/an/an/a240.6314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,352.71,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a176.1246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)929 (estimate)1,7691,958

Key findings

  • East Palatka crime rates are 52% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in East Palatka are 48% lower than the national average
  • In East Palatka you have a 1 in 89 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • East Palatka is safer than 60% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in East Palatka has decreased by 15%

East Palatka crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In East Palatka (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in East Palatka

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in East Palatka is 1 in 496
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in East Palatka is 1 in 108
      The chance of being a victim of crime in East Palatka is 1 in 89

      Year Over Year Crime In East Palatka (per 100,000 people)

      East Palatka police department

      ItemEast PalatkaFloridaNational
      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

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      Welaka, FL6140975975
      Pomona Park, FL1,0772109681,178
      Flagler Estates, FL3,5332711,2471,518
      Hastings, FL7525252,4212,946
      Crescent City, FL1,7423262,7423,068
      Palatka, FL10,4075375,2895,826
      East Palatka, FL2,2222029291,131

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Villa Grove, IL2,2222198011,020
      North Vacherie, LA2,2222691,2131,482
      Bakerstown, PA2,22261258319
      Goliad, TX2,2212161,0891,305
      Chiefland, FL2,2231834,4484,631
      East Palatka, FL2,2222029291,131
      Source: The East Palatka, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.