Palm Springs, FL Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
1,072
Total Crimes
4,212.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
79.54%
Above National Average
259 out of 292
In Florida
8,115 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Palm Springs, FL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Palm Springs is 4,212.0 per 100,000 people. That's 79.54% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 95.63% 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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Palm Springs SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
9.5
Education
5
Commute
6

How Does Palm Springs Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Palm Springs
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,072 4,212.0 2,153.0 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 5.9 6.5
Robbery 34 133.6 62.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 249 978.4 280.1 279.7
Violent Crime 288 1,131.6 383.6 387.8
Burglary 257 1,009.8 240.6 314.2
Larceny 442 1,736.7 1,352.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 85 334.0 176.1 246.0
Property Crime 784 3,080.4 1,769.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Palm Springs

288
Violent Crimes
1,131.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
191.80%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 88.4 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Palm Springs each year. That compares to a 1 in 260.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Palm Springs is 1,131.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 191.80% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 194.99% higher than the Florida violent crime rate of 383.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Palm Springs

784
Property Crimes
3,080.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
57.31%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 32.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Palm Springs each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Palm Springs is 3,080.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 57.31% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 74.09% higher than the Florida property crime rate of 1,769.4 per 100,000 people.

Palm Springs 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 Palm Springs

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Boca Raton, FL 101,583 2,202 2,167.7 1,964.9 202.8
Boynton Beach, FL 79,913 2,317 2,899.4 2,244.9 654.5
Jupiter, FL 67,054 784 1,169.2 1,045.4 123.8
Wellington, FL 66,429 556 837.0 736.1 100.9
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 58,629 1,064 1,814.8 1,703.9 110.9
Royal Palm Beach, FL 41,142 722 1,754.9 1,548.3 206.6
Lake Worth, FL 38,945 1,661 4,265.0 3,212.2 1,052.8
North Palm Beach, FL 13,255 101 762.0 671.4 90.5
Lantana, FL 12,825 512 3,992.2 3,321.6 670.6
Lake Clarke Shores, FL 3,653 39 1,067.6 958.1 109.5
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