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Total crime 99%
Violent crime 122%
Property crime 94%
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StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOrlando/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime13,682n/a (estimate)4,6642,1532,346
Murder31n/a10.65.96.5
Rape169n/a57.635.438.4
Robbery507n/a172.862.273.9
Assault1,817n/a619.4280.1279.7
Violent crime2,524n/a (estimate)860384388
Burglary1,198n/a408.4240.6314.2
Theft8,812n/a3,003.81,352.71,398.0
Vehicle theft1,148n/a391.3176.1246.0
Property crime11,158n/a (estimate)3,8031,7691,958

Key findings

  • Orlando crime rates are 99% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Orlando are 122% higher than the national average
  • In Orlando you have a 1 in 22 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 16%

Orlando crime map

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

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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 2.17 times more than the Florida average and 1.99 times more than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Orlando is 2.24 times more than the Florida average and 2.22 times more than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Orlando has a daily crime rate that is 2.15 times more than the Florida average and 1.94 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 7% 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 117
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Orlando is 1 in 27
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Orlando is 1 in 22
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Orlando? In Orlando, you have a 1 in 117 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 27. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Orlando, FL is 1 in 22.

      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 increased by 17%, the amount of property crime in Orlando has decreased by 21%, and the total amount of crime in Orlando has decreased by 16% 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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Gotha, FL2,01260277338
      Lake Mary Jane, FL1,59998449547
      Bay Hill, FL4,863100459559
      Windermere, FL3,17583553636
      Oviedo, FL37,545121576697
      Doctor Phillips, FL10,878146674820
      Lake Butler, FL18,322157722878
      Orlando, FL263,3068603,8034,664

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Jersey City, NJ261,6664431,4971,940
      Fort Wayne, IN260,9544132,2472,659
      Chula Vista, CA260,5983291,1711,501
      Buffalo, NY258,9891,0183,0814,099
      Lincoln, NE273,0183832,7513,134
      Orlando, FL263,3068603,8034,664
      Source: The Orlando, 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.