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Crime Report for Lighthouse Point,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Lighthouse Point, is 3.6 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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Lighthouse Point Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Lighthouse Point, has a violent crime rate of 90 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

Lighthouse Point 90
FL 805
National 676

Lighthouse Point, is in the 10% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 27% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 10% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Lighthouse Point, or said another way, 90% of cities in have crime rates higher than Lighthouse Point.


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Crime Lighthouse Point FL Nation
Violent Crime Total 90.0 805.0 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 7.4 6.5
Forcible Rape 9.0 33.9 31.1
Robbery Rate 45.0 271.4 197.4
Aggravated Assault 36.0 492.3 315
Property Crime Total 2780.5 4877.7 3726.9
Burglary 377.9 1145.0 812.3
Larceny Theft 2303.6 3318.6 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 99.0 414.1 382.3
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.


Lighthouse Point, has a property crime rate of 2780.5 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

Lighthouse Point 2780.5
FL 4877.7
National 3727



Lighthouse Point Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 30
National Percentile Rank - 58