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Total crime 25%
Violent crime 7%
Property crime 28%
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 peoplePlant City/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,235n/a (estimate)3,1092,5242,489
Murder3n/a7.65.25.0
Rape6n/a15.139.442.6
Robbery31n/a78.075.581.6
Assault122n/a307.1258.3250.2
Violent crime162n/a (estimate)408378379
Burglary90n/a226.6295.2340.5
Theft872n/a2,195.11,668.71,549.5
Vehicle theft111n/a279.4181.8219.9
Property crime1,073n/a (estimate)2,7012,1462,110

Key findings

  • Plant City crime rates are 25% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Plant City are 7% higher than the national average
  • In Plant City you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Plant City is safer than 23% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Plant City has decreased by 12%

Plant City crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Plant City (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Plant City, per 100,000 residents. In Plant City, the total number of daily crimes is 1.23 times more than the Florida average and 1.25 times more than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Plant City are 1.08 times more than the Florida average and 1.07 times more than the national average. For property crime, Plant City has a daily crime rate that is 1.26 times more than the Florida average and 1.28 times more than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Plant City (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Plant City, Florida compared to other areas of Florida, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Plant City safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Plant City is safer than 36% of Florida cities, and 23% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Florida, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Plant City. At this time, Plant City sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Plant City

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Plant City is 1 in 246
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Plant City is 1 in 38
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Plant City is 1 in 33
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Plant City? In Plant City, FL you have a 1 in 246 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 38 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Plant City.

      Year Over Year Crime In Plant City (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Plant City, FL is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Plant City has decreased by 14%, while the property crime rate in Plant City has decreased by 11% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Plant City has decreased by 12% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Plant City police department

      ItemPlant CityFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)8331,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.34.23.3
      There are a total of 83 Plant City police officers. This results in 2.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 46% less than the Florida average and 29.7% 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
      Fish Hawk, FL17,2411548761,030
      Pebble Creek, FL8,1462331,3221,554
      Dover, FL3,3802571,4611,719
      Lakeland Highlands, FL12,4262661,5091,775
      Mulberry, FL3,9252811,5941,875
      Bloomingdale, FL22,6383001,7062,006
      Valrico, FL36,7743301,8752,205
      Plant City, FL36,8304082,7013,109

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Royal Palm Beach, FL36,8291401,6051,745
      Oakville, MO36,8383021,6121,914
      Lake Worth, FL36,8381,0573,1034,160
      Beloit, WI36,8124163,0093,425
      Lynnwood, WA36,8612914,7755,066
      Plant City, FL36,8304082,7013,109
      Source: The Plant City, 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.