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Total crime 46%
Violent crime 82%
Property crime 39%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNiceville/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime215n/a (estimate)1,3482,5242,489
Murder0n/a0.05.25.0
Rape1n/a6.339.442.6
Robbery0n/a0.075.581.6
Assault10n/a62.7258.3250.2
Violent crime11n/a (estimate)69378379
Burglary24n/a150.5295.2340.5
Theft169n/a1,059.81,668.71,549.5
Vehicle theft11n/a69.0181.8219.9
Property crime204n/a (estimate)1,2792,1462,110

Key findings

  • Niceville crime rates are 46% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Niceville are 82% lower than the national average
  • In Niceville you have a 1 in 75 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Niceville is safer than 71% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Niceville has not changed

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

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      Daily Crime In Niceville (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Niceville 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 Niceville (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Florida, are 1.87 times less than the state average and 1.85 times less than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Niceville on a daily basis are 5.49 times less than than Florida average and 5.50 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Niceville are 1.68 times less than the daily state average and 1.65 times less than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Niceville (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Niceville in comparison to other Florida communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Niceville safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Niceville being safer than 83% of cities in Florida and 71% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Florida cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Niceville. In conclusion, Niceville ranks above average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Niceville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Niceville is 1 in 1450
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Niceville is 1 in 79
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Niceville is 1 in 75
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Niceville? In Niceville, FL you have a 1 in 1450 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 79 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 75 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Niceville.

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

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Niceville, FL is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Niceville has decreased by 53%, while the property crime rate in Niceville has increased by 7% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Niceville has not changed with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Niceville police department

      ItemNicevilleFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3131,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.44.23.3
      There are a total of 31 Niceville police officers. This results in 2.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 44.2% less than the Florida average and 27.3% 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
      Miramar Beach, FL7,389123698821
      Destin, FL13,3121578921,050
      Valparaiso, FL5,0841349201,054
      Shalimar, FL7921679471,114
      Mary Esther, FL4,1772161,2281,445
      Lake Lorraine, FL7,2332211,2571,478
      Cinco Bayou, FL3742291,3021,532
      Niceville, FL14,325691,2791,348

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Chubbuck, ID14,3262393,5703,809
      Beech Grove, IN14,3194372,3202,756
      Hobe Sound, FL14,3183722,1112,482
      Mill Valley, CA14,3181391,5551,694
      Fairview, NJ14,3141891,0641,253
      Niceville, FL14,325691,2791,348
      Source: The Niceville, 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.