Annual Crime In East Palatka (2018)

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.
In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are 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)1,401 (estimate)2,6672,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleEast Palatka/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
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)202 (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)1,199 (estimate)2,2822,200

Key findings

  • East Palatka crime rates are 46% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in East Palatka are 47% lower than the national average
  • In East Palatka you have a 1 in 72 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • East Palatka is safer than 58% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in East Palatka has decreased by 14%

East Palatka crime map

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Compare East Palatka, FL Crime To Other Cities

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

      How Safe is East Palatka (higher is better)

      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 495
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in East Palatka is 1 in 84
      The chance of being a victim of crime in East Palatka is 1 in 72

      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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      Pomona Park, FL1,0772111,2491,459
      Flagler Estates, FL3,5332711,6091,880
      Welaka, FL6141432,1402,282
      Hastings, FL7525273,1233,650
      Palatka, FL10,4071,0616,0787,139
      Crescent City, FL1,7424557,9878,442
      East Palatka, FL2,2222021,1991,401

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      Bakerstown, PA2,22248234282
      Villa Grove, IL2,2222089931,200
      North Vacherie, LA2,2222261,3781,604
      Goliad, TX2,2211991,1481,348
      Chiefland, FL2,2231848,6568,840
      East Palatka, FL2,2222021,1991,401
      Source: The East Palatka, 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.