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Total crime 40%
Violent crime 41%
Property crime 40%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleThe Villages/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,493 (estimate)2,5242,489
Murdern/an/an/a5.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a39.442.6
Robberyn/an/an/a75.581.6
Assaultn/an/an/a258.3250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)224 (estimate)378379
Burglaryn/an/an/a295.2340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,668.71,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a181.8219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,269 (estimate)2,1462,110

Key findings

  • The Villages crime rates are 40% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in The Villages are 41% lower than the national average
  • In The Villages you have a 1 in 67 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • The Villages is safer than 52% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in The Villages has decreased by 5%

The Villages crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In The Villages (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in The Villages

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in The Villages is 1 in 448
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in The Villages is 1 in 79
      The chance of being a victim of crime in The Villages is 1 in 67

      Year Over Year Crime In The Villages (per 100,000 people)

      The Villages police department

      ItemThe VillagesFloridaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a31,023558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.23.3

      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.

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      Silver Lake, FL1,587117666783
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      Lady Lake, FL14,5011011,7751,876
      Lisbon, FL3414622,6233,085
      Silver Springs Shores, FL7,9295002,8403,340
      The Villages, FL69,4572241,2691,493

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      Rancho Cordova, CA69,4822971,8742,171
      Muncie, IN69,5833203,3353,655
      Flagstaff, AZ69,2704893,1613,650
      Pine Hills, FL69,7336273,5614,189
      Palatine, IL69,09862453515
      The Villages, FL69,4572241,2691,493
      Source: The The Villages, 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.