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Crime Report for Boynton Beach,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Boynton Beach, is 0.6 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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Boynton Beach Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Boynton Beach, has a violent crime rate of 1042 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

Boynton Beach 1042
FL 805
National 676

Boynton Beach, is in the 81% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 93% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 81% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Boynton Beach, or said another way, 19% of cities in have crime rates higher than Boynton Beach.


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Crime Boynton Beach FL Nation
Violent Crime Total 1042.1 805.0 676
Murder / NNH 2.9 7.4 6.5
Forcible Rape 8.8 33.9 31.1
Robbery Rate 301.3 271.4 197.4
Aggravated Assault 729.1 492.3 315
Property Crime Total 5390.0 4877.7 3726.9
Burglary 1277.3 1145.0 812.3
Larceny Theft 3712.9 3318.6 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 399.8 414.1 382.3
Arson 7.4 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.


Boynton Beach, has a property crime rate of 5390.0 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

Boynton Beach 5390.0
FL 4877.7
National 3727



Boynton Beach Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 73
National Percentile Rank - 89