Crestview, FL Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
740
Total Crimes
2,942.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
18.79%
Above National Average
180 out of 293
In Florida
7,751 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Crestview, FL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Crestview is 2,942.1 per 100,000 people. That's 18.79% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 16.56% 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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Crestview SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Crestview
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 740 2,942.1 2,524.1 2,476.7
Murder 3 11.9 5.2 5.0
Robbery 20 79.5 75.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 62 246.5 258.3 250.2
Violent Crime 96 381.7 378.4 366.7
Burglary 107 425.4 295.2 340.5
Larceny 478 1,900.4 1,668.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 59 234.6 181.8 219.9
Property Crime 644 2,560.4 2,145.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Crestview

96.0
Violent Crimes
381.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
4.08%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 262.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Crestview each year. That compares to a 1 in 264.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Crestview is 381.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 4.08% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 0.87% higher than the Florida violent crime rate of 378.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Crestview

644.0
Property Crimes
2,560.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
21.35%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 39.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Crestview each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Crestview is 2,560.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 21.35% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 19.33% higher than the Florida property crime rate of 2,145.7 per 100,000 people.

Crestview 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 Crestview

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Pensacola, FL 52,801 2,200 4,166.6 3,575.7 590.9
Fort Walton Beach, FL 22,645 543 2,397.9 2,097.6 300.3
Niceville, FL 15,947 215 1,348.2 1,279.2 69.0
Valparaiso, FL 5,218 55 1,054.0 919.9 134.2
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