Cocoa, FL Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
1,116
Total Crimes
5,934.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
139.59%
Above National Average
283 out of 293
In Florida
9,533 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Cocoa, FL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Cocoa is 5,934.0 per 100,000 people. That's 139.59% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 135.09% higher than the Florida total crime rate of 2,524.1 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Cocoa SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
6

How Does Cocoa Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Cocoa
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,116 5,934.0 2,524.1 2,476.7
Murder 2 10.6 5.2 5.0
Robbery 58 308.4 75.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 86 457.3 258.3 250.2
Violent Crime 151 802.9 378.4 366.7
Burglary 137 728.5 295.2 340.5
Larceny 768 4,083.6 1,668.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 60 319.0 181.8 219.9
Property Crime 965 5,131.1 2,145.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Cocoa

151.0
Violent Crimes
802.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
118.95%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 124.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Cocoa each year. That compares to a 1 in 264.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Cocoa is 802.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 118.95% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 112.19% higher than the Florida violent crime rate of 378.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Cocoa

965.0
Property Crimes
5,131.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
143.19%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 19.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Cocoa each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Cocoa is 5,131.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 143.19% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 139.13% higher than the Florida property crime rate of 2,145.7 per 100,000 people.

Cocoa Crime Compared To Florida Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Florida.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Cocoa

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Melbourne, FL 83,668 3,381 4,041.0 3,349.0 692.0
Titusville, FL 46,866 1,869 3,988.0 3,183.5 804.4
Rockledge, FL 28,078 451 1,606.2 1,385.4 220.8
Cocoa Beach, FL 11,806 364 3,083.2 2,541.1 542.1
Satellite Beach, FL 11,219 80 713.1 615.0 98.0
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