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Crime Report for Pompano Beach,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Pompano Beach, is 0.5 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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Pompano Beach Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Pompano Beach, has a violent crime rate of 1187 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

Pompano Beach 1187
FL 805
National 676

Pompano Beach, is in the 86% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 94% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 86% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Pompano Beach, or said another way, 14% of cities in have crime rates higher than Pompano Beach.


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Crime Pompano Beach FL Nation
Violent Crime Total 1187.0 805.0 676
Murder / NNH 8.8 7.4 6.5
Forcible Rape 57.0 33.9 31.1
Robbery Rate 414.7 271.4 197.4
Aggravated Assault 706.5 492.3 315
Property Crime Total 5591.1 4877.7 3726.9
Burglary 1210.6 1145.0 812.3
Larceny Theft 3838.1 3318.6 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 542.4 414.1 382.3
Arson 19.7 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.


Pompano Beach, has a property crime rate of 5591.1 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

Pompano Beach 5591.1
FL 4877.7
National 3727



Pompano Beach Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 76
National Percentile Rank - 90