Sweetwater, FL Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
244
Total Crimes
1,122.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-52.17%
Below National Average
56 out of 292
In Florida
3,593 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Sweetwater, FL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Sweetwater is 1,122.0 per 100,000 people. That's -52.17% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -47.89% lower 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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Sweetwater SnackAbility

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

How Does Sweetwater Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Sweetwater
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 244 1,122.0 2,153.0 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 5.9 6.5
Robbery 4 18.4 62.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 12 55.2 280.1 279.7
Violent Crime 16 73.6 383.6 387.8
Burglary 2 9.2 240.6 314.2
Larceny 209 961.1 1,352.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 17 78.2 176.1 246.0
Property Crime 228 1,048.4 1,769.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Sweetwater

16.0
Violent Crimes
73.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-81.03%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,359.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Sweetwater each year. That compares to a 1 in 260.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Sweetwater is 73.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -81.03% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -80.82% lower than the Florida violent crime rate of 383.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Sweetwater

228.0
Property Crimes
1,048.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
-46.46%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 95.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Sweetwater each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Sweetwater is 1,048.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -46.46% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -40.75% lower than the Florida property crime rate of 1,769.4 per 100,000 people.

Sweetwater 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 Sweetwater

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Pembroke Pines, FL 175,757 2,704 1,538.5 1,419.6 118.9
Doral, FL 68,425 1,301 1,901.4 1,809.3 92.1
Coral Gables, FL 50,017 1,218 2,435.2 2,333.2 102.0
Miami Lakes, FL 31,584 456 1,443.8 1,345.6 98.2
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