Lake City, FL Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
942
Total Crimes
7,758.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
213.27%
Above National Average
287 out of 293
In Florida
9,760 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Lake City, FL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Lake City is 7,758.8 per 100,000 people. That's 213.27% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 207.39% 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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Lake City SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
2
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

How Does Lake City Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Lake City
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 942 7,758.8 2,524.1 2,476.7
Murder 2 16.5 5.2 5.0
Robbery 28 230.6 75.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 127 1,046.0 258.3 250.2
Violent Crime 161 1,326.1 378.4 366.7
Burglary 129 1,062.5 295.2 340.5
Larceny 639 5,263.2 1,668.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 13 107.1 181.8 219.9
Property Crime 781 6,432.7 2,145.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Lake City

161.0
Violent Crimes
1,326.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
261.63%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 75.4 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Lake City each year. That compares to a 1 in 264.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Lake City is 1,326.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 261.63% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 250.45% higher than the Florida violent crime rate of 378.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Lake City

781.0
Property Crimes
6,432.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
204.88%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 15.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Lake City each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Lake City is 6,432.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 204.88% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 199.80% higher than the Florida property crime rate of 2,145.7 per 100,000 people.

Lake City Crime Compared To Florida Average

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