Annual Crime In Forest City (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 peopleForest City/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,561 (estimate)2,6672,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleForest City/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)370 (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)2,191 (estimate)2,2822,200

Key findings

  • Forest City crime rates are 1% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Forest City are 3% lower than the national average
  • In Forest City you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Forest City is safer than 31% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Forest City has decreased by 14%

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Compare Forest City, FL Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Forest City (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Forest City

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Forest City is 1 in 271
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Forest City is 1 in 46
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Forest City is 1 in 40

      Year Over Year Crime In Forest City (per 100,000 people)

      Forest City police department

      ItemForest CityFloridaNational
      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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      Gotha, FL2,01260358418
      Montverde, FL1,53285502587
      Bay Hill, FL4,863100593693
      Tangerine, FL2,536101600701
      Heathrow, FL6,157125742867
      Winter Springs, FL34,439153738891
      Windermere, FL3,17558920978
      Forest City, FL15,1233702,1912,561

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Vandalia, OH15,1272061,9042,110
      South Farmingdale, NY15,1332701,1121,382
      Hurricane, UT15,1061241,6011,726
      North Fair Oaks, CA15,1443381,8012,139
      Dickson, TN15,0988514,8415,692
      Forest City, FL15,1233702,1912,561
      Source: The Forest City, 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.