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Crime Report for Altamonte Springs,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Altamonte Springs, is 1.5 out of a possible 5 total points. Higher ratings indicate that your area is safer. The HomeSurfer crime rating is calculated depending on how the crime rate in your city compares with crime in the state and the nation. Violent crime is weighed more heavily than property crime, and the national ranking is more important than the state ranking.

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Altamonte Springs Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Altamonte Springs, has a violent crime rate of 479 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with a rate of 805 in and a rate of 676 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Violent Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Altamonte Springs 479
FL 805
National 676

Altamonte Springs, is in the 48% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 77% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 48% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Altamonte Springs, or said another way, 52% of cities in have crime rates higher than Altamonte Springs.


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Crime Altamonte Springs FL Nation
Violent Crime Total 478.9 805.0 676
Murder / NNH 2.5 7.4 6.5
Forcible Rape 30.3 33.9 31.1
Robbery Rate 171.4 271.4 197.4
Aggravated Assault 274.8 492.3 315
Property Crime Total 4655.7 4877.7 3726.9
Burglary 685.6 1145.0 812.3
Larceny Theft 3624.7 3318.6 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 345.3 414.1 382.3
Arson 7.6 17.9 23.3


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Property Crime Rate
Property crime includes burglary, larceny, vehicle theft, and arson. Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Altamonte Springs, has a property crime rate of 4655.7 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with an average rate of 4877.7 in and an average rate of 3727 incidents per 100,000 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Property Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Altamonte Springs 4655.7
FL 4877.7
National 3727



Altamonte Springs Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 62
National Percentile Rank - 84