Total crime NAT. AVG.
Violent crime NAT. AVG.
Property crime NAT. AVG.
Search Homes for Sale
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2022 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2023; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Data from local enforcement agencies is analyzed and algorithms are applied to estimate the number of crimes in the area.
StatisticReportedincidentsFlorida/100k peopleNew Orleans/100k peopleLouisiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime22,5228,964 (estimate)6,0853,3772,324
Violent crime5,3452,778 (estimate)1,444629370
Vehicle theft4,202n/a1,135.3310.3282.7
Property crime17,1776,186 (estimate)4,6412,7481,954

Florida, New Orleans, LA Crime Quiz


    New Real Estate Listings in Florida Area

    Search Homes for Sale in New Orleans, LA

    Crime Quick Facts

    • Florida crime rates are 286% higher than the national average
    • Violent crimes in Florida are 651% higher than the national average
    • In Florida you have a 1 in 12 chance of becoming a victim of crime
    • Florida is safer than 0% of the cities in Louisiana
    • Year over year crime in New Orleans has increased by 4%

    Florida crime map

    The Florida crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Florida as reported by the local law enforcement agencies. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Florida crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level. Please note that the red areas on the Florida crime map does not always indicate that it is a dangerous area for its residents. Areas on the heat map could be inflated if they are located in high traffic areas like airports, sports centers or large parks. Other areas on the heat map could see increased crime rates if they are located in major tourist areas like the downtown core.

    Safest Places to Live in and Around Florida

    See all the best places to live around Florida

    Compare New Orleans, LA Crime

        How would you rate the amount of crime in Florida?
        Write a review to give others more information about this area.
        Do you feel safe walking alone at night in Florida?
        Write a review to give others more information about this area.
        See all Florida poll results

        Daily Crime In Florida (per 100,000 people)

        How Safe is Florida (higher is better)

        Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Florida

        The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Florida is 1 in 36
        The chance of being a victim of property crime in Florida is 1 in 17
        The chance of being a victim of crime in Florida is 1 in 12

        Year Over Year Crime In New Orleans (per 100,000 people)

        New Orleans police department

        Item Florida New Orleans Louisiana
        Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a1,5137,311
        Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.24.2

        Sex offenders in Louisiana

        State Total offenders Louisiana /100K National /100K
        There are a total of 12,948 sex offenders in Louisiana. This yields a total of 286 sex offenders in Louisiana per 100,000 residents which is 8% greater than the national average.

        Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

        City Population Violent crime/100k people Property crime/100k people Total crime/100k people
        Lafourche Crossing, LA1,982181792973
        Harahan, LA9,2931708611,031
        River Ridge, LA13,6902411,0511,292
        Elmwood, LA6,0992421,0571,298
        Poydras, LA2,5063251,4201,744
        Belle Chasse, LA10,2413371,4731,811
        Metairie, LA138,5114291,8742,303
        New Orleans, LA391,2491,4444,6416,085

        Cities with similar population

        City Population Violent crime/100k people Property crime/100k people Total crime/100k people
        Wichita, KS390,5669313,5244,454
        Tampa, FL395,9124971,6742,170
        Arlington, TX397,2695802,5253,105
        Cleveland, OH383,3311,6144,3175,931
        Tulsa, OK402,4419294,2725,201
        New Orleans, LA391,2491,4444,6416,085
        Source: The Florida, New Orleans, LA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2022. 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.