Annual Crime In Westchester (2018)

Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWestchester/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,375 (estimate)2,6672,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWestchester/100k peopleFlorida/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a5.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a39.642.6
Robberyn/an/an/a79.386.2
Assaultn/an/an/a260.8246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)343 (estimate)385381
Burglaryn/an/an/a337.7376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,750.81,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a193.3228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,032 (estimate)2,2822,200

Key findings

  • Westchester crime rates are 8% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Westchester are 10% lower than the national average
  • In Westchester you have a 1 in 43 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Westchester is safer than 34% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Westchester has decreased by 14%

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Compare Westchester, FL Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Westchester (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is Westchester (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Westchester

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Westchester is 1 in 292
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Westchester is 1 in 50
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Westchester is 1 in 43

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

      Westchester police department

      ItemWestchesterFloridaNational
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Key Biscayne, FL12,93538677714
      West Miami, FL6,6521309191,049
      Glenvar Heights, FL17,6871579311,088
      Sunset, FL16,6021721,0211,193
      Kendall, FL74,5591771,0501,227
      Virginia Gardens, FL2,7351211,2471,368
      Bay Harbor Islands, FL5,885491,4321,482
      Westchester, FL30,0583432,0322,375

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Matthews, NC30,0542012,8873,088
      Rochester, NH30,0523782,9153,293
      New Bern, NC30,0753653,1763,541
      Walnut, CA30,026731,5921,664
      North Chicago, IL30,0236042,8903,494
      Westchester, FL30,0583432,0322,375
      Source: The Westchester, FL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.