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Total crime 64%
Violent crime 64%
Property crime 63%
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 peopleMarathon/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)942 (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)136 (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)806 (estimate)2,2822,200

Key findings

  • Marathon crime rates are 64% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Marathon are 64% lower than the national average
  • In Marathon you have a 1 in 107 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Marathon is safer than 73% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Marathon has decreased by 9%

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

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      Daily Crime In Marathon (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Marathon

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Marathon is 1 in 736
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Marathon is 1 in 125
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Marathon is 1 in 107

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

      Marathon police department

      ItemMarathonFloridaNational
      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
      Layton, FL1111569221,077
      Duck Key, FL7161569221,077
      Key Colony Beach, FL69601,5531,553
      Marathon, FL8,701136806942

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Edgewood, KY8,70369698767
      Temperance, MI8,7053161,1651,482
      Franklin, KY8,7062493,0243,273
      Murphy, MO8,7065022,6453,146
      Carbondale, PA8,707167775942
      Marathon, FL8,701136806942
      Source: The Marathon, 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.