Oakland Park, FL Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
1,871
Total Crimes
4,098.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
74.72%
Above National Average
257 out of 292
In Florida
8,045 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Oakland Park, FL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Oakland Park is 4,098.9 per 100,000 people. That's 74.72% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 90.38% 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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Oakland Park SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
4
Amenities
9.5
Education
7
Commute
6

How Does Oakland Park Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Oakland Park
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,871 4,098.9 2,153.0 2,346.0
Murder 3 6.6 5.9 6.5
Robbery 86 188.4 62.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 154 337.4 280.1 279.7
Violent Crime 258 565.2 383.6 387.8
Burglary 163 357.1 240.6 314.2
Larceny 1,314 2,878.7 1,352.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 136 297.9 176.1 246.0
Property Crime 1,613 3,533.7 1,769.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Oakland Park

258
Violent Crimes
565.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
45.75%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 176.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Oakland Park each year. That compares to a 1 in 260.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Oakland Park is 565.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 45.75% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 47.35% higher than the Florida violent crime rate of 383.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Oakland Park

1,613
Property Crimes
3,533.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
80.46%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 28.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Oakland Park each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Oakland Park is 3,533.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 80.46% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 99.71% higher than the Florida property crime rate of 1,769.4 per 100,000 people.

Oakland Park 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 Oakland Park

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Fort Lauderdale, FL 184,347 8,820 4,784.5 4,156.3 628.2
Pembroke Pines, FL 175,757 2,704 1,538.5 1,419.6 118.9
Coral Springs, FL 135,027 1,828 1,353.8 1,232.3 121.5
Davie, FL 107,988 2,708 2,507.7 2,264.1 243.5
Boca Raton, FL 101,583 2,202 2,167.7 1,964.9 202.8
Weston, FL 71,815 343 477.6 427.5 50.1
Coconut Creek, FL 62,220 750 1,205.4 1,064.0 141.4
North Lauderdale, FL 44,618 838 1,878.2 1,447.8 430.3
Lauderdale Lakes, FL 36,587 1,057 2,889.0 2,134.6 754.4
Parkland, FL 35,773 209 584.2 561.9 22.4
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