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Total crime 36%
Violent crime 53%
Property crime 33%
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 peopleNeptune Beach/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime121n/a (estimate)1,6542,6672,580
Murder0n/a0.05.25.0
Rape0n/a0.039.642.6
Robbery3n/a41.079.386.2
Assault10n/a136.7260.8246.8
Violent crime13n/a (estimate)178385381
Burglary14n/a191.3337.7376.0
Theft86n/a1,175.31,750.81,594.6
Vehicle theft8n/a109.3193.3228.9
Property crime108n/a (estimate)1,4762,2822,200

Key findings

  • Neptune Beach crime rates are 36% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Neptune Beach are 53% lower than the national average
  • In Neptune Beach you have a 1 in 61 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Neptune Beach is safer than 58% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Neptune Beach has decreased by 37%

Neptune Beach crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Neptune Beach (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Neptune Beach for every 100,000 residents. The Neptune Beach total amount of daily crime is 1.61 times less than the Florida average and 1.56 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Neptune Beach, is 2.17 times less than the Florida average, and it is 2.14 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Neptune Beach has a daily crime average that is 1.55 times less than the Florida average and 1.49 times less than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Neptune Beach (higher is better)

      How safe is Neptune Beach, Florida compared to other cities in Florida and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Neptune Beach is safer than 72% of the cities in Florida and 58% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in Florida and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Neptune Beach. Overall, Neptune Beach is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Neptune Beach

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Neptune Beach is 1 in 563
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Neptune Beach is 1 in 68
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Neptune Beach is 1 in 61
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Neptune Beach, Florida? If you reside in Neptune Beach, then there is a 1 in 563 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 68. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 61 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Neptune Beach.

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

      Determining whether Neptune Beach is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Neptune Beach violent crime rates have decreased by 13%. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 39% year over year. Total crimes for Neptune Beach has decreased by 37% in the same time frame.

      Neptune Beach police department

      ItemNeptune BeachFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2631,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.64.23.3
      There are a total of 26 Neptune Beach police officers. This results in 3.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 14.5% less than the Florida average and 11.3% greater 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
      Sawgrass, FL4,847100593693
      Palm Valley, FL21,4411629581,120
      Fruit Cove, FL31,4191731,0231,196
      Atlantic Beach, FL13,0892181,7892,007
      Jacksonville Beach, FL22,5196003,8384,438
      Neptune Beach, FL6,8171781,4761,654

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Atlantic, IA6,8173491,9882,338
      Sudden Valley, WA6,8182632,4832,746
      Roeland Park, KS6,8163051,8332,138
      Martins Ferry, OH6,8132261,2231,449
      Huron, CA6,8211,2986631,961
      Neptune Beach, FL6,8171781,4761,654
      Source: The Neptune Beach, 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.