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Total crime 59%
Violent crime 59%
Property crime 59%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; 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 peopleLake Butler/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,030 (estimate)2,5242,489
Murdern/an/an/a5.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a39.442.6
Robberyn/an/an/a75.581.6
Assaultn/an/an/a258.3250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)154 (estimate)378379
Burglaryn/an/an/a295.2340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,668.71,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a181.8219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)876 (estimate)2,1462,110

Key findings

  • Lake Butler crime rates are 59% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lake Butler are 59% lower than the national average
  • In Lake Butler you have a 1 in 98 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lake Butler is safer than 67% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Lake Butler has decreased by 5%

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      Daily Crime In Lake Butler (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lake Butler

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lake Butler is 1 in 649
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lake Butler is 1 in 115
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Lake Butler is 1 in 98

      Year Over Year Crime In Lake Butler (per 100,000 people)

      Lake Butler police department

      ItemLake ButlerFloridaNational
      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Gotha, FL2,01259337396
      Montverde, FL1,53283472555
      Bay Hill, FL4,86398557656
      Winter Springs, FL34,439122658779
      Celebration, FL8,410133753886
      Doctor Phillips, FL10,878144818962
      Minneola, FL10,371120864984
      Lake Butler, FL18,3221548761,030

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Cudahy, WI18,3211601,1291,288
      Melville, NY18,320146560707
      Ojus, FL18,3243652,0702,435
      Dover, NJ18,3172248791,104
      North Druid Hills, GA18,3311399691,109
      Lake Butler, FL18,3221548761,030
      Source: The Lake Butler, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.