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Total crime 55%
Violent crime 56%
Property crime 55%
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 peopleEstero/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,152 (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)166 (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)986 (estimate)2,2822,200

Key findings

  • Estero crime rates are 55% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Estero are 56% lower than the national average
  • In Estero you have a 1 in 87 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Estero is safer than 66% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Estero has decreased by 9%

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

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      Daily Crime In Estero (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Estero

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Estero is 1 in 602
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Estero is 1 in 102
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Estero is 1 in 87

      Year Over Year Crime In Estero (per 100,000 people)

      Estero police department

      ItemEsteroFloridaNational
      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.

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      Punta Rassa, FL1,89054320374
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      Sanibel, FL7,04427920947
      McGregor, FL7,7551508891,039
      Estero, FL30,4701669861,152

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      Clearfield, UT30,4831871,4641,651
      Los Gatos, CA30,491321,4851,518
      Pueblo West, CO30,4955373,6164,153
      Westfield, NJ30,43813723736
      Ballwin, MO30,43130813842
      Estero, FL30,4701669861,152
      Source: The Estero, 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.