Jacksonville, FL Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
32,856
Total Crimes
3,569.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
52.14%
Above National Average
235 out of 292
In Florida
7,714 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Jacksonville, FL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Jacksonville is 3,569.3 per 100,000 people. That's 52.14% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 65.78% 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.

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Jacksonville SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
7

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Jacksonville
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 32,856 3,569.3 2,153.0 2,346.0
Murder 140 15.2 5.9 6.5
Robbery 928 100.8 62.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 4,900 532.3 280.1 279.7
Violent Crime 6,424 697.9 383.6 387.8
Burglary 3,860 419.3 240.6 314.2
Larceny 19,602 2,129.5 1,352.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 2,970 322.6 176.1 246.0
Property Crime 26,432 2,871.5 1,769.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Jacksonville

6,424
Violent Crimes
697.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
79.96%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 143.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Jacksonville each year. That compares to a 1 in 260.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Jacksonville is 697.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 79.96% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 81.93% higher than the Florida violent crime rate of 383.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Jacksonville

26,432
Property Crimes
2,871.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
46.64%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 34.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Jacksonville each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Jacksonville is 2,871.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 46.64% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 62.28% higher than the Florida property crime rate of 1,769.4 per 100,000 people.

Jacksonville 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 Jacksonville

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Jacksonville Beach, FL 23,894 850 3,557.4 3,017.5 539.9
Atlantic Beach, FL 14,012 302 2,155.3 1,784.2 371.1
Orange Park, FL 8,864 195 2,199.9 1,861.5 338.4
Neptune Beach, FL 7,285 134 1,839.4 1,606.0 233.4
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