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Crime Report for South Palm Beach,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for South Palm Beach, is 4.8 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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South Palm Beach Crime Rating
(higher ratings are better)



Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


South Palm Beach, has a violent crime rate of 0 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

South Palm Beach 0
FL 805
National 676

South Palm Beach, is in the 2% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 5% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 2% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than South Palm Beach, or said another way, 98% of cities in have crime rates higher than South Palm Beach.


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Crime South Palm Beach FL Nation
Violent Crime Total 0.0 805.0 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 7.4 6.5
Forcible Rape 0.0 33.9 31.1
Robbery Rate 0.0 271.4 197.4
Aggravated Assault 0.0 492.3 315
Property Crime Total 275.3 4877.7 3726.9
Burglary 0.0 1145.0 812.3
Larceny Theft 206.5 3318.6 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 68.8 414.1 382.3
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.


South Palm Beach, has a property crime rate of 275.3 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

South Palm Beach 275.3
FL 4877.7
National 3727



South Palm Beach Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 1
National Percentile Rank - 4