Margate, FL Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
1,095
Total Crimes
1,850.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-27.97%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Margate, FL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Margate is 1,850.1 per 100,000 people. That's -27.97% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -30.62% lower 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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Margate SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Margate
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,095 1,850.1 2,666.7 2,568.4
Murder 1 1.7 5.2 5.0
Robbery 37 62.5 79.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 56 94.6 260.8 246.8
Violent Crime 98 165.6 384.9 368.9
Burglary 103 174.0 337.7 376.0
Larceny 793 1,339.8 1,750.8 1,594.6
Car Theft 101 170.6 193.3 228.9
Property Crime 997 1,684.5 2,281.8 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Margate

98
Violent Crimes
165.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-55.12%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 603.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Margate each year. That compares to a 1 in 259.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Margate is 165.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -55.12% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -56.98% lower than the Florida violent crime rate of 384.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Margate

997
Property Crimes
1,684.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
-23.41%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 59.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Margate each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Margate is 1,684.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -23.41% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -26.18% lower than the Florida property crime rate of 2,281.8 per 100,000 people.

Margate 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 Margate

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Pembroke Pines, FL 173,053 3,647 2,107.4 1,926.0 181.4
Coral Springs, FL 134,640 2,236 1,660.7 1,505.5 155.2
Pompano Beach, FL 112,045 5,183 4,625.8 3,844.0 781.8
Davie, FL 107,120 3,033 2,831.4 2,579.4 252.1
Boca Raton, FL 100,162 2,566 2,561.8 2,357.2 204.7
Lauderhill, FL 72,694 2,864 3,939.8 3,181.8 758.0
Weston, FL 71,744 415 578.4 521.3 57.1
Tamarac, FL 66,454 1,445 2,174.4 1,864.4 310.0
Coconut Creek, FL 62,237 1,116 1,793.1 1,650.1 143.0
Oakland Park, FL 45,564 1,883 4,132.6 3,524.7 607.9
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