Wellington, FL Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
556
Total Crimes
837.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-64.32%
Below National Average
37 out of 292
In Florida
2,715 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Wellington, FL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Wellington is 837.0 per 100,000 people. That's -64.32% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -61.13% 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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Wellington SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
9
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Wellington
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 556 837.0 2,153.0 2,346.0
Murder 1 1.5 5.9 6.5
Robbery 6 9.0 62.2 73.9
Aggravated Assault 43 64.7 280.1 279.7
Violent Crime 67 100.9 383.6 387.8
Burglary 38 57.2 240.6 314.2
Larceny 392 590.1 1,352.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 59 88.8 176.1 246.0
Property Crime 489 736.1 1,769.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Wellington

67
Violent Crimes
100.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-73.99%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 991.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Wellington each year. That compares to a 1 in 260.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Wellington is 100.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -73.99% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -73.71% lower than the Florida violent crime rate of 383.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Wellington

489
Property Crimes
736.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
-62.41%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 135.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Wellington each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Wellington is 736.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -62.41% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -58.40% lower than the Florida property crime rate of 1,769.4 per 100,000 people.

Wellington 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 Wellington

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
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
Palm Springs, FL 25,451 1,072 4,212.0 3,080.4 1,131.6
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
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