Riviera Beach, FL Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
1,602
Total Crimes
4,475.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
90.75%
Above National Average
267 out of 292
In Florida
8,235 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Riviera Beach, FL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Riviera Beach is 4,475.1 per 100,000 people. That's 90.75% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 107.85% 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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Riviera Beach SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
9.5
Education
6
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Riviera Beach
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,602 4,475.1 2,153.0 2,346.0
Murder 16 44.7 5.9 6.5
Robbery 63 176.0 62.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 326 910.7 280.1 279.7
Violent Crime 428 1,195.6 383.6 387.8
Burglary 151 421.8 240.6 314.2
Larceny 909 2,539.2 1,352.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 114 318.5 176.1 246.0
Property Crime 1,174 3,279.5 1,769.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Riviera Beach

428
Violent Crimes
1,195.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
208.30%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 83.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Riviera Beach each year. That compares to a 1 in 260.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Riviera Beach is 1,195.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 208.30% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 211.68% higher than the Florida violent crime rate of 383.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Riviera Beach

1,174
Property Crimes
3,279.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
67.48%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 30.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Riviera Beach each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Riviera Beach is 3,279.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 67.48% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 85.34% higher than the Florida property crime rate of 1,769.4 per 100,000 people.

Riviera 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 Riviera Beach

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
West Palm Beach, FL 113,268 4,725 4,171.5 3,409.6 761.9
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
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 Park, FL 8,612 642 7,454.7 6,769.6 685.1
Juno Beach, FL 3,710 31 835.6 673.9 161.7
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