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Crime Report for Palm Beach Gardens,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Palm Beach Gardens, is 2.7 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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Palm Beach Gardens Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Palm Beach Gardens, has a violent crime rate of 211 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

Palm Beach Gardens 211
FL 805
National 676

Palm Beach Gardens, is in the 22% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 52% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 22% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Palm Beach Gardens, or said another way, 78% of cities in have crime rates higher than Palm Beach Gardens.


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Crime Palm Beach Gardens FL Nation
Violent Crime Total 211.4 805.0 676
Murder / NNH 2.0 7.4 6.5
Forcible Rape 19.9 33.9 31.1
Robbery Rate 75.8 271.4 197.4
Aggravated Assault 113.7 492.3 315
Property Crime Total 3252.0 4877.7 3726.9
Burglary 514.4 1145.0 812.3
Larceny Theft 2584.0 3318.6 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 153.5 414.1 382.3
Arson 8.0 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.


Palm Beach Gardens, has a property crime rate of 3252.0 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

Palm Beach Gardens 3252.0
FL 4877.7
National 3727



Palm Beach Gardens Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 37
National Percentile Rank - 67