Panama City, FL Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
1,756
Total Crimes
5,064.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
115.88%
Above National Average
276 out of 292
In Florida
8,448 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Panama City, FL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Panama City is 5,064.6 per 100,000 people. That's 115.88% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 135.23% 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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Panama City SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Panama City
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,756 5,064.6 2,153.0 2,346.0
Murder 4 11.5 5.9 6.5
Robbery 29 83.6 62.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 232 669.1 280.1 279.7
Violent Crime 303 873.9 383.6 387.8
Burglary 252 726.8 240.6 314.2
Larceny 1,059 3,054.3 1,352.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 142 409.6 176.1 246.0
Property Crime 1,453 4,190.7 1,769.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Panama City

303
Violent Crimes
873.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
125.35%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 114.4 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Panama City each year. That compares to a 1 in 260.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Panama City is 873.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 125.35% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 127.82% higher than the Florida violent crime rate of 383.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Panama City

1,453
Property Crimes
4,190.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
114.01%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 23.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Panama City each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Panama City is 4,190.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 114.01% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 136.84% higher than the Florida property crime rate of 1,769.4 per 100,000 people.

Panama 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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