Key West, FL Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
908
Total Crimes
3,590.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
39.81%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Key West, FL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Key West is 3,590.9 per 100,000 people. That's 39.81% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 34.66% 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.

Key West SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
3
Diversity
9
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
10

How Does Key West Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Key West
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 908 3,590.9 2,666.7 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 10 39.5 79.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 72 284.7 260.8 246.8
Violent Crime 100 395.5 384.9 368.9
Burglary 74 292.7 337.7 376.0
Larceny 652 2,578.5 1,750.8 1,594.6
Car Theft 82 324.3 193.3 228.9
Property Crime 808 3,195.4 2,281.8 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Key West

100
Violent Crimes
395.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
7.20%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 252.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Key West each year. That compares to a 1 in 259.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Key West is 395.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 7.20% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 2.75% higher than the Florida violent crime rate of 384.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Key West

808
Property Crimes
3,195.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
45.28%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 31.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Key West each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Key West is 3,195.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 45.28% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 40.04% higher than the Florida property crime rate of 2,281.8 per 100,000 people.

Key West Crime Compared To Florida Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Florida.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.
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