Riviera Beach, FL Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
1,812
Total Crimes
5,158.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
108.26%
Above National Average
270 out of 293
In Florida
9,294 out of 9,891
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 5,158.0 per 100,000 people. That's 108.26% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 104.35% higher than the Florida total crime rate of 2,524.1 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
7
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 1,812 5,158.0 2,524.1 2,476.7
Murder 7 19.9 5.2 5.0
Robbery 71 202.1 75.5 81.6
Aggravated Assault 248 705.9 258.3 250.2
Violent Crime 346 984.9 378.4 366.7
Burglary 186 529.5 295.2 340.5
Larceny 1,141 3,247.9 1,668.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 139 395.7 181.8 219.9
Property Crime 1,466 4,173.1 2,145.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Riviera Beach

346.0
Violent Crimes
984.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
168.59%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 101.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Riviera Beach each year. That compares to a 1 in 264.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Riviera Beach is 984.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 168.59% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 160.29% higher than the Florida violent crime rate of 378.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Riviera Beach

1,466.0
Property Crimes
4,173.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
97.79%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 24.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Riviera Beach each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Riviera Beach is 4,173.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 97.79% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 94.49% higher than the Florida property crime rate of 2,145.7 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 112,798 5,090 4,512.5 3,751.0 761.5
Boynton Beach, FL 79,360 3,184 4,012.1 3,298.9 713.2
Jupiter, FL 66,906 1,153 1,723.3 1,546.9 176.4
Wellington, FL 66,331 852 1,284.5 1,186.5 98.0
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 57,236 1,373 2,398.8 2,262.6 136.3
Royal Palm Beach, FL 40,802 712 1,745.0 1,605.3 139.7
North Palm Beach, FL 13,273 121 911.6 836.3 75.3
Lantana, FL 12,033 639 5,310.4 4,662.2 648.2
Lake Park, FL 8,670 786 9,065.7 8,073.8 991.9
Juno Beach, FL 3,709 38 1,024.5 997.6 27.0
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