Port Orange, FL crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

The crime rate in Port Orange is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 19 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Port Orange is 1 in 53. Based on FBI crime data, Port Orange is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Florida, Port Orange has a crime rate that is higher than 53% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Port Orange has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Port Orange is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Port Orange does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Port Orange.

For Port Orange, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Port Orange than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2092, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Port Orange's rate for property crime is 18 per one thousand population. This makes Port Orange a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Port Orange is one in 55.

Port Orange Crime Data

 

Crime Index

31

(100 is safest)


Safer than 31% of U.S. Cities

Port Orange Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

31

1,187

1,218

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.48

18.31

18.78

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.48
3.78
National Median: 4
    Port Orange
    Florida

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,092

in Port Orange

1 in 264

in Florida

Port Orange VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 64,842
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 6 24
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.02 0.09 0.37

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
18.31
21.46
National Median: 21
    Port Orange
    Florida

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 55

in Port Orange

1 in 47

in Florida

Port Orange Property CRIMES

Population: 64,842
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 157 955 75
Rate per 1,000 2.42 14.73 1.16

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Port Orange Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
46
52
National Median: 28.3
    Port Orange
    Florida