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Total crime 124%
Violent crime 95%
Property crime 129%
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 peopleOrlando/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime16,257n/a (estimate)5,5652,5242,489
Murder25n/a8.65.25.0
Rape204n/a69.839.442.6
Robbery536n/a183.575.581.6
Assault1,392n/a476.5258.3250.2
Violent crime2,157n/a (estimate)738378379
Burglary1,464n/a501.2295.2340.5
Theft11,362n/a3,889.51,668.71,549.5
Vehicle theft1,274n/a436.1181.8219.9
Property crime14,100n/a (estimate)4,8272,1462,110

Key findings

  • Orlando crime rates are 124% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Orlando are 95% higher than the national average
  • In Orlando you have a 1 in 18 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Orlando is safer than 4% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Orlando has decreased by 1%

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      Daily Crime In Orlando (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Orlando, FL per 100,000 people. In Orlando, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 2.20 times more than the Florida average and 2.24 times more than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Orlando is 1.95 times more than the Florida average and 1.95 times more than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Orlando has a daily crime rate that is 2.25 times more than the Florida average and 2.29 times more than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Orlando (higher is better)

      How safe is Orlando, Florida compared to other cities in Florida and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Orlando is safer than 6% of the cities in Florida and 4% 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 Orlando. Overall, Orlando is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Orlando

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Orlando is 1 in 136
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Orlando is 1 in 21
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Orlando is 1 in 18
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Orlando? In Orlando, you have a 1 in 136 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 21. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Orlando, FL is 1 in 18.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Orlando, Florida (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Orlando has decreased by 7%, the amount of property crime in Orlando has not changed, and the total amount of crime in Orlando has decreased by 1% year over year.

      Orlando police department

      ItemOrlandoFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)93131,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.84.23.3
      There are a total of 931 Orlando police officers. This results in 3.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 10.8% less than the Florida average and 16.2% 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
      Gotha, FL2,01259337396
      Lake Mary Jane, FL1,59996545641
      Bay Hill, FL4,86398557656
      Winter Springs, FL34,439122658779
      Oviedo, FL37,545131684815
      Doctor Phillips, FL10,878144818962
      Lake Butler, FL18,3221548761,030
      Orlando, FL263,3067384,8275,565

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Jersey City, NJ261,6665231,9042,427
      Fort Wayne, IN260,9543622,7613,123
      Chula Vista, CA260,5983281,3861,715
      Buffalo, NY258,9899913,2454,236
      Lincoln, NE273,0183832,7513,134
      Orlando, FL263,3067384,8275,565
      Source: The Orlando, 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.