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Crime Report for Port St. Joe,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Port St. Joe, is 2.1 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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Port St. Joe Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Port St. Joe, has a violent crime rate of 596 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

Port St. Joe 596
FL 805
National 676

Port St. Joe, is in the 58% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 83% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 58% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Port St. Joe, or said another way, 42% of cities in have crime rates higher than Port St. Joe.


  Review crime rate data for Port St. Joe,

Crime Port St. Joe FL Nation
Violent Crime Total 596.3 805.0 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 7.4 6.5
Forcible Rape 28.4 33.9 31.1
Robbery Rate 28.4 271.4 197.4
Aggravated Assault 539.5 492.3 315
Property Crime Total 993.8 4877.7 3726.9
Burglary 482.7 1145.0 812.3
Larceny Theft 454.3 3318.6 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 56.8 414.1 382.3
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.


Port St. Joe, has a property crime rate of 993.8 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

Port St. Joe 993.8
FL 4877.7
National 3727



Port St. Joe Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 3
National Percentile Rank - 16