DeFuniak Springs, FL Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
214
Total Crimes
2,972.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
26.69%
Above National Average
201 out of 292
In Florida
7,188 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in DeFuniak Springs, FL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in DeFuniak Springs is 2,972.2 per 100,000 people. That's 26.69% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 38.05% higher than the Florida total crime rate of 2,153.0 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.

Defuniak Springs SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
5
Amenities
1
Education
5
Commute
6

How Does DeFuniak Springs Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
DeFuniak Springs
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 214 2,972.2 2,153.0 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 5.9 6.5
Robbery 4 55.6 62.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 21 291.7 280.1 279.7
Violent Crime 32 444.4 383.6 387.8
Burglary 25 347.2 240.6 314.2
Larceny 143 1,986.1 1,352.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 14 194.4 176.1 246.0
Property Crime 182 2,527.8 1,769.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In DeFuniak Springs

32
Violent Crimes
444.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
14.61%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 225.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in DeFuniak Springs each year. That compares to a 1 in 260.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in DeFuniak Springs is 444.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 14.61% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 15.86% higher than the Florida violent crime rate of 383.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In DeFuniak Springs

182
Property Crimes
2,527.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
29.09%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 39.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in DeFuniak Springs each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in DeFuniak Springs is 2,527.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 29.09% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 42.86% higher than the Florida property crime rate of 1,769.4 per 100,000 people.

DeFuniak Springs 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 DeFuniak Springs

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Enterprise, AL 28,569 843 2,950.8 2,502.7 448.0
Crestview, FL 25,787 695 2,695.2 2,334.5 360.6
Fort Walton Beach, FL 22,871 536 2,343.6 2,020.0 323.6
Lynn Haven, FL 20,733 215 1,037.0 930.9 106.1
Niceville, FL 16,345 57 348.7 293.7 55.1
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