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Crime Report for Fernandina Beach,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Fernandina Beach, is 1.9 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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Fernandina Beach Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Fernandina Beach, has a violent crime rate of 400 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

Fernandina Beach 400
FL 805
National 676

Fernandina Beach, is in the 42% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 72% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 42% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Fernandina Beach, or said another way, 58% of cities in have crime rates higher than Fernandina Beach.


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Crime Fernandina Beach FL Nation
Violent Crime Total 399.8 805.0 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 7.4 6.5
Forcible Rape 34.8 33.9 31.1
Robbery Rate 147.8 271.4 197.4
Aggravated Assault 217.3 492.3 315
Property Crime Total 3980.9 4877.7 3726.9
Burglary 756.2 1145.0 812.3
Larceny Theft 3146.5 3318.6 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 78.2 414.1 382.3
Arson 0.0 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.


Fernandina Beach, has a property crime rate of 3980.9 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

Fernandina Beach 3980.9
FL 4877.7
National 3727



Fernandina Beach Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 49
National Percentile Rank - 77