Miami Beach, FL Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
5,777
Total Crimes
6,489.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
176.63%
Above National Average
283 out of 292
In Florida
8,710 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Miami Beach, FL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Miami Beach is 6,489.8 per 100,000 people. That's 176.63% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 201.43% 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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Miami Beach SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
3
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
10
Education
8
Commute
6

How Does Miami Beach Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Miami Beach
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 5,777 6,489.8 2,153.0 2,346.0
Murder 5 5.6 5.9 6.5
Robbery 200 224.7 62.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 401 450.5 280.1 279.7
Violent Crime 668 750.4 383.6 387.8
Burglary 444 498.8 240.6 314.2
Larceny 4,244 4,767.6 1,352.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 421 472.9 176.1 246.0
Property Crime 5,109 5,739.4 1,769.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Miami Beach

668
Violent Crimes
750.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
93.51%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 133.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Miami Beach each year. That compares to a 1 in 260.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Miami Beach is 750.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 93.51% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 95.63% higher than the Florida violent crime rate of 383.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Miami Beach

5,109
Property Crimes
5,739.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
193.09%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 17.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Miami Beach each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Miami Beach is 5,739.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 193.09% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 224.36% higher than the Florida property crime rate of 1,769.4 per 100,000 people.

Miami Beach 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 Miami Beach

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Miami, FL 476,102 15,737 3,305.4 2,749.8 555.6
Pembroke Pines, FL 175,757 2,704 1,538.5 1,419.6 118.9
Coral Gables, FL 50,017 1,218 2,435.2 2,333.2 102.0
Miami Lakes, FL 31,584 456 1,443.8 1,345.6 98.2
Key Biscayne, FL 12,898 199 1,542.9 1,519.6 23.3
Miami Shores, FL 10,358 568 5,483.7 5,213.4 270.3
Bay Harbor Islands, FL 5,821 59 1,013.6 944.9 68.7
Surfside, FL 5,659 132 2,332.6 2,279.6 53.0
Biscayne Park, FL 3,063 26 848.8 750.9 97.9
El Portal, FL 2,397 12 500.6 375.5 125.2
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