Annual Crime In Golf (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 peopleGolf/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,077 (estimate)2,6672,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGolf/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)156 (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)922 (estimate)2,2822,200

Key findings

  • Golf crime rates are 58% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Golf are 59% lower than the national average
  • In Golf you have a 1 in 93 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Golf is safer than 68% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Golf has decreased by 14%

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      Daily Crime In Golf (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Golf

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Golf is 1 in 643
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Golf is 1 in 109
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Golf is 1 in 93

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

      Golf police department

      ItemGolfFloridaNational
      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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      South Palm Beach, FL1,3090138138
      Gulf Stream, FL6600338338
      Highland Beach, FL3,68978625703
      Parkland, FL28,354113711823
      Gun Club Estates, FL1,401124733856
      Haverhill, FL1,9841458581,002
      Hillsboro Pines, FL5101569221,077
      Golf, FL2131569221,077

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Minto, AK2131,4305,3336,763
      Saxis, VA2132812,3442,625
      Jansen, CO2135873,9524,539
      Mellott, IN2135643,2163,780
      Ezel, KY2132892,6782,967
      Golf, FL2131569221,077
      Source: The Golf, 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.