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Total crime 78%
Violent crime 91%
Property crime 75%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMarco Island/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime104n/a (estimate)5742,6672,580
Murder0n/a0.05.25.0
Rape0n/a0.039.642.6
Robbery1n/a5.579.386.2
Assault5n/a27.6260.8246.8
Violent crime6n/a (estimate)33385381
Burglary11n/a60.7337.7376.0
Theft82n/a452.51,750.81,594.6
Vehicle theft5n/a27.6193.3228.9
Property crime98n/a (estimate)5412,2822,200

Key findings

  • Marco Island crime rates are 78% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Marco Island are 91% lower than the national average
  • In Marco Island you have a 1 in 175 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Marco Island is safer than 90% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Marco Island has decreased by 22%

Marco Island crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Marco Island (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Marco Island on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Florida and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Marco Island (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Florida, are 4.65 times less than the state average and 4.50 times less than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Marco Island on a daily basis are 11.63 times less than than Florida average and 11.50 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Marco Island are 4.22 times less than the daily state average and 4.07 times less than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Marco Island (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Florida and all other cities across the US, is Marco Island safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Marco Island is safer than 97% of other cities in the state of Florida. In addition, Marco Island is safer than 90% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Florida and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Marco Island. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Marco Island is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Marco Island

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Marco Island is 1 in 3021
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Marco Island is 1 in 185
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Marco Island is 1 in 175
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Marco Island, Florida? If you reside in Marco Island, then there is a 1 in 3021 chance that you will experience a violent crime. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 185. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 175 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Marco Island.

      Year Over Year Crime In Marco Island (per 100,000 people)

      A good indicator of whether Marco Island is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in Marco Island has decreased by 46%, while the property crime rate in Marco Island has decreased by 20% year over year. The number of total crimes in Marco Island has decreased by 22% year over year.

      Marco Island police department

      ItemMarco IslandFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4231,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.54.23.3
      There are a total of 42 Marco Island police officers. This results in 2.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 41.6% less than the Florida average and 23.9% less than the National average.

      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
      Verona Walk, FL2,30060358418
      Lely Resort, FL4,874100593693
      Lely, FL3,7881579301,087
      Naples, FL20,980401,4341,475
      Naples Manor, FL5,8394452,6373,082
      Marco Island, FL17,36133541574

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Beckley, WV17,3489065,1506,055
      Bristol, VA17,3402533,0883,341
      Huntington, IN17,3405132,9253,437
      Willimantic, CT17,339164769933
      Anoka, MN17,3251542,2362,390
      Marco Island, FL17,36133541574
      Source: The Marco Island, 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.