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Total crime 68%
Violent crime 77%
Property crime 66%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNorth Palm Beach/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime101n/a (estimate)7622,1532,346
Murder0n/a0.05.96.5
Rape2n/a15.135.438.4
Robbery1n/a7.562.273.9
Assault9n/a67.9280.1279.7
Violent crime12n/a (estimate)91384388
Burglary18n/a135.8240.6314.2
Theft63n/a475.31,352.71,398.0
Vehicle theft8n/a60.4176.1246.0
Property crime89n/a (estimate)6711,7691,958

Key findings

  • North Palm Beach crime rates are 68% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in North Palm Beach are 77% lower than the national average
  • In North Palm Beach you have a 1 in 132 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • North Palm Beach is safer than 80% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in North Palm Beach has decreased by 16%

North Palm Beach crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In North Palm Beach (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in North Palm Beach for every 100,000 residents. The North Palm Beach total amount of daily crime is 2.83 times less than the Florida average and 3.08 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in North Palm Beach, is 4.24 times less than the Florida average, and it is 4.28 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that North Palm Beach has a daily crime average that is 2.64 times less than the Florida average and 2.92 times less than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is North Palm Beach (higher is better)

      How safe is North Palm Beach, Florida compared to other cities in Florida and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that North Palm Beach is safer than 91% of the cities in Florida and 80% 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 North Palm Beach. Overall, North Palm Beach is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in North Palm Beach

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in North Palm Beach is 1 in 1105
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in North Palm Beach is 1 in 149
      The chance of being a victim of crime in North Palm Beach is 1 in 132
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In North Palm Beach, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 1105. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 149 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in North Palm Beach is 1 in 132.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for North Palm Beach is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in North Palm Beach has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 21% in North Palm Beach, while property crimes in North Palm Beach have decreased by 20%. Total crime has decreased by 16% year over year.

      North Palm Beach police department

      ItemNorth Palm BeachFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4331,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.54.23.3
      There are a total of 43 North Palm Beach police officers. This results in 3.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 17.5% less than the Florida average and 7.4% 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
      Tequesta, FL5,8730436436
      Jupiter Island, FL718106425531
      Loxahatchee Groves, FL3,342107491598
      Jupiter Inlet Colony, FL5080654654
      Gun Club Estates, FL1,401123568691
      Haverhill, FL1,984144665809
      Jupiter Farms, FL11,809146674820
      North Palm Beach, FL12,58191671762

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Bensville, MD12,5843041,2251,529
      Green River, WY12,574265659924
      Terryville, NY12,5883141,2191,534
      Woodhaven, MI12,590641,1351,199
      Ardmore, PA12,592149626775
      North Palm Beach, FL12,58191671762
      Source: The North Palm Beach, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.