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Total crime 70%
Violent crime 68%
Property crime 71%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
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 peopleFort Myers Beach/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)700 (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)125 (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)575 (estimate)1,7691,958

Key findings

  • Fort Myers Beach crime rates are 70% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Fort Myers Beach are 68% lower than the national average
  • In Fort Myers Beach you have a 1 in 143 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Fort Myers Beach is safer than 77% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Fort Myers Beach has decreased by 15%

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

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      Daily Crime In Fort Myers Beach (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Fort Myers Beach

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Fort Myers Beach is 1 in 801
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Fort Myers Beach is 1 in 174
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Fort Myers Beach is 1 in 143

      Year Over Year Crime In Fort Myers Beach (per 100,000 people)

      Fort Myers Beach police department

      ItemFort Myers BeachFloridaNational
      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Punta Rassa, FL1,89054248302
      Island Walk, FL3,08573337410
      Sanibel, FL7,04427506533
      Pelican Bay, FL5,572125575700
      Pine Island Center, FL1,737145668813
      St. James City, FL3,667149688838
      McGregor, FL7,755150689839
      Fort Myers Beach, FL6,801125575700

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Madison Park, NJ6,8001851,0991,284
      Kirtland, OH6,802147382529
      Piñon Hills, CA6,7965092,4612,970
      Nevada, IA6,7964151,2601,676
      Mount Ivy, NY6,7923221,2481,570
      Fort Myers Beach, FL6,801125575700
      Source: The Fort Myers Beach, 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.