Port St. Lucie, FL Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
2,069
Total Crimes
1,071.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-58.29%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Port St. Lucie, FL?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Port St. Lucie is 1,071.3 per 100,000 people. That's -58.29% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -59.83% 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.

Port St. Lucie SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
9
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
5

How Does Port St. Lucie Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Port St. Lucie
/ 100k People
Florida
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,069 1,071.3 2,666.7 2,568.4
Murder 2 1.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 31 16.1 79.3 86.2
Aggravated Assault 159 82.3 260.8 246.8
Violent Crime 218 112.9 384.9 368.9
Burglary 256 132.5 337.7 376.0
Larceny 1,523 788.6 1,750.8 1,594.6
Car Theft 72 37.3 193.3 228.9
Property Crime 1,851 958.4 2,281.8 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Port St. Lucie

218
Violent Crimes
112.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-69.40%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 885.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Port St. Lucie each year. That compares to a 1 in 259.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Port St. Lucie is 112.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -69.40% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -70.67% lower than the Florida violent crime rate of 384.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Port St. Lucie

1,851
Property Crimes
958.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
-56.43%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 104.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Port St. Lucie each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Port St. Lucie is 958.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -56.43% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -58.00% lower than the Florida property crime rate of 2,281.8 per 100,000 people.

Port St. Lucie 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 Port St. Lucie

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Jupiter, FL 66,457 1,091 1,641.7 1,443.0 198.6
Wellington, FL 66,080 913 1,381.7 1,259.1 122.6
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 55,999 1,492 2,664.3 2,516.1 148.2
Royal Palm Beach, FL 39,253 820 2,089.0 1,933.6 155.4
Palm Springs, FL 25,146 1,107 4,402.3 3,901.2 501.1
North Palm Beach, FL 13,214 117 885.4 794.6 90.8
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