Margate, FL Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
1,034
Total Crimes
1,741.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-29.68%
Below National Average
102 out of 293
In Florida
5,528 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Margate, FL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Margate is 1,741.6 per 100,000 people. That's -29.68% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -31.00% lower 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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Margate SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
7
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
6

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Margate
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,034 1,741.6 2,524.1 2,476.7
Murder 1 1.7 5.2 5.0
Robbery 28 47.2 75.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 61 102.7 258.3 250.2
Violent Crime 99 166.7 378.4 366.7
Burglary 99 166.7 295.2 340.5
Larceny 731 1,231.2 1,668.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 105 176.9 181.8 219.9
Property Crime 935 1,574.8 2,145.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Margate

99.0
Violent Crimes
166.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-54.53%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 599.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Margate each year. That compares to a 1 in 264.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Margate is 166.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -54.53% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -55.93% lower than the Florida violent crime rate of 378.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Margate

935.0
Property Crimes
1,574.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
-25.36%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 63.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Margate each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Margate is 1,574.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -25.36% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -26.60% lower than the Florida property crime rate of 2,145.7 per 100,000 people.

Margate 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 Margate

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Pembroke Pines, FL 174,641 3,699 2,118.1 1,914.8 203.3
Coral Springs, FL 134,967 2,504 1,855.3 1,710.8 144.5
Pompano Beach, FL 113,536 5,177 4,559.8 3,767.1 792.7
Davie, FL 108,486 3,072 2,831.7 2,577.3 254.4
Boca Raton, FL 101,163 2,369 2,341.8 2,157.9 183.9
Lauderhill, FL 72,746 2,702 3,714.3 2,929.4 784.9
Weston, FL 71,946 395 549.0 503.2 45.9
Tamarac, FL 66,799 1,567 2,345.8 2,067.4 278.4
Coconut Creek, FL 62,471 1,092 1,748.0 1,616.8 131.3
Oakland Park, FL 45,857 2,064 4,500.9 3,859.8 641.1
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