Bartow, FL Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
870
Total Crimes
4,360.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
69.76%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Bartow, FL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Bartow is 4,360.0 per 100,000 people. That's 69.76% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 63.50% higher than the Florida total crime rate of 2,666.7 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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Bartow SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
9.5
Safety
4
Amenities
7
Education
7
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Bartow
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 870 4,360.0 2,666.7 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 20 100.2 79.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 84 421.0 260.8 246.8
Violent Crime 114 571.3 384.9 368.9
Burglary 132 661.5 337.7 376.0
Larceny 581 2,911.7 1,750.8 1,594.6
Car Theft 43 215.5 193.3 228.9
Property Crime 756 3,788.7 2,281.8 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Bartow

114
Violent Crimes
571.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
54.87%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 175.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Bartow each year. That compares to a 1 in 259.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Bartow is 571.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 54.87% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 48.43% higher than the Florida violent crime rate of 384.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Bartow

756
Property Crimes
3,788.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
72.25%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 26.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Bartow each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Bartow is 3,788.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 72.25% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 66.04% higher than the Florida property crime rate of 2,281.8 per 100,000 people.

Bartow 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 Bartow

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Lakeland, FL 109,616 3,778 3,446.6 3,117.2 329.3
Winter Haven, FL 42,268 1,268 2,999.9 2,441.6 558.3
Auburndale, FL 16,358 614 3,753.5 3,533.4 220.1
Lake Wales, FL 16,349 426 2,605.7 2,257.0 348.6
Highland, IL 9,812 88 896.9 805.1 91.7
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