Reported Annual Crime In Tequesta

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleTequesta/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime84n/a (estimate)1,3892,9202,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleTequesta/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.05.3
Rape0n/a0.037.841.7
Robbery0n/a0.088.698.0
Assault4n/a66.1276.5248.9
Violent crime4n/a (estimate)66408383
Burglary56n/a925.8423.4430.4
Theft20n/a330.61,884.51,694.4
Vehicle theft4n/a66.1204.5237.4
Property crime80n/a (estimate)1,3232,5122,362

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The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Tequesta, FL. The total number of reported crimes in Tequesta, FL is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Tequesta, FL crime rate is 52% lower than the Florida average and is 49% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Tequesta, FL has a violent crime rate that is 84% lower than the Florida average and 83% lower than the national average. For property crime, Tequesta, FL is 47% lower than the Florida average and 44% lower than the national average.
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The Tequesta crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Tequesta as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Tequesta crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Tequesta is 49% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.8 daily crimes that occur in Tequesta.
  • Tequesta is safer than 76% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Tequesta you have a 1 in 73 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Tequesta has increased by 35%.

Compare Tequesta, FL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Tequesta (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Tequesta, FL per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for Florida and on a national scale. In Tequesta, FL the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 2.10 times less than the Florida average and 1.98 times less than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Tequesta, FL is 6.17 times less than the Florida average and 5.79 times less than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Tequesta, FL has a constant daily crime rate that is 1.90 times less than the Florida average and 1.79 times less than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is Tequesta (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Tequesta, FL compared to other areas of Florida, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Tequesta, FL safer than 91% when compared to other Florida cities, and 76% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from 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 Tequesta, FL. At this time, Tequesta, FL sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Tequesta

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Tequesta is 1 in 1513
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Tequesta is 1 in 76
The chance of being a victim of crime in Tequesta is 1 in 73
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Tequesta, FL? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Tequesta, FL your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 1513. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 76 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 Tequesta, FL is 1 in 73.

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

A good indicator of whether Tequesta, FL is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in Tequesta, FL has decreased by 61%, while the property crime rate in Tequesta, FL has increased by 54% year over year. The number of total crimes in Tequesta, FL has increased by 35% year over year.

Tequesta police department

ItemTequestaFloridaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1831,023558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.14.23.3
There are a total of 18 Tequesta police officers. This results in 3.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 26.3% less than the Florida average and 4.1% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Florida

StateTotal offendersFlorida /100KNational /100K
Florida64,107393222
There are a total of 64,107 sex offenders in Florida. This yields a total of 393 sex offenders in Florida per 100,000 residents which is 77% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Jupiter Inlet Colony, FL508216216433
Jupiter Island, FL7180983983
Jupiter Farms, FL11,8091559571,112
North Palm Beach, FL12,5811291,0331,163
Palm City, FL23,6681711,0551,226
Cabana Colony, FL2,5781801,1051,285
Limestone Creek, FL1,1281981,2221,421
Tequesta, FL5,873661,3231,389

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
DeFuniak Springs, FL5,8733541,7112,065
Finley, WA5,8723223,3653,687
Roseland, NJ5,87551811862
Sunnyvale, TX5,871143834976
Roseburg North, OR5,8763133,3193,632
Tequesta, FL5,873661,3231,389
Source: The Tequesta, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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