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Crime rate in Bartow, Florida (FL): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Bartow, FL compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Bartow, FL

The 2018 crime rate in Bartow, FL is 334 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.2 times greater than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 86.6% U.S. cities. The 2018 Bartow crime rate rose by 9% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Bartow has seen decline of violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Bartow, FL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Bartow:

334.4
Eagle Lake:

211.5
Mulberry:

660.0
Fort Meade:

392.3
Winter Haven:

278.5
Auburndale:

235.5
Lakeland:

259.6
Lake Alfred:

107.3
Lake Wales:

219.7
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Bartow by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(6.2)
1
(6.0)
1
(6.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(17.6)
1
(5.7)
1
(5.6)
1
(5.6)
1
(5.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(10.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
7
(43.3)
14
(84.6)
5
(30.1)
10
(59.7)
8
(46.9)
6
(35.1)
10
(57.0)
6
(33.8)
5
(28.1)
7
(38.5)
9
(48.1)
13
(67.3)
15
(75.4)
10
(50.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
25
(154.5)
47
(283.9)
37
(223.0)
39
(232.7)
37
(216.8)
34
(199.2)
21
(119.8)
21
(118.4)
16
(90.0)
11
(60.5)
19
(101.6)
26
(134.6)
13
(65.4)
20
(100.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
79
(488.2)
141
(851.8)
117
(705.1)
111
(662.2)
95
(556.6)
69
(404.2)
88
(501.9)
88
(496.1)
71
(399.3)
102
(561.5)
83
(443.7)
80
(414.0)
70
(352.0)
84
(421.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
238
(1,471)
299
(1,806)
266
(1,603)
308
(1,837)
305
(1,787)
247
(1,447)
270
(1,540)
228
(1,285)
157
(883.0)
184
(1,013)
127
(678.9)
143
(740.1)
106
(533.0)
132
(661.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
847
(5,235)
688
(4,156)
788
(4,749)
967
(5,769)
813
(4,763)
767
(4,493)
741
(4,226)
740
(4,171)
812
(4,567)
728
(4,007)
746
(3,988)
692
(3,581)
521
(2,620)
581
(2,912)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
72
(445.0)
74
(447.0)
48
(289.3)
51
(304.3)
31
(181.6)
36
(210.9)
19
(108.4)
26
(146.6)
37
(208.1)
35
(192.7)
48
(256.6)
34
(176.0)
33
(165.9)
43
(215.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(12.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(23.9)
1
(5.9)
1
(5.9)
1
(5.7)
3
(16.9)
2
(11.2)
2
(11.0)
1
(5.3)
2
(10.4)
2
(10.1)
2
(10.0)
City-Data.com crime index538.9663.7569.4633.7544.0501.7478.8441.6401.7418.9385.3406.8305.7334.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there were 83 registered sex offenders living in Bartow, Florida as of July 14, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bartow is 233 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Bartow:

310.7
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Bartow:

284.1
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Bartow:

362.3
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Bartow:

320.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Bartow:

360.5
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Bartow:

284.0
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Bartow:

352.3
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Bartow:

379.3
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Bartow:

372.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Bartow:

433.5
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Bartow:

507.1
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Bartow:

506.2
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Bartow:

664.5
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Bartow:

377.0
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Bartow:

397.7
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Bartow:

372.6
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Bartow:

463.6
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Bartow:

310.2
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Bartow:

262.5
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Bartow:

353.5
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Bartow:

373.7
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Bartow:

431.8
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Bartow:

436.1
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Bartow:

487.6
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Bartow:

535.5
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Bartow:

545.6
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Bartow:

622.8
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Bartow:

701.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Bartow:

601.4
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Bartow:

636.1
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Bartow:

622.6
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Bartow:

453.8
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Bartow:

771.5
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Bartow:

572.5
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 56 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.85
Florida average:

2.08

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 57 (38 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.91
Florida average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 58 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.86
Florida average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 60 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.08
Florida average:

2.41

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 60 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.15
Florida average:

2.30

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 60 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.08
Florida average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 63 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.25
Florida average:

2.46

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 58 (38 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.17
Florida average:

2.39

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 64 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.40
Florida average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 63 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.34
Florida average:

2.48

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 66 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.39
Florida average:

2.48

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 69 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.65
Florida average:

2.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 68 (43 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.80
Florida average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 74 (47 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.06
Florida average:

2.40

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 81 (53 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.46
Florida average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 76 (51 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.32
Florida average:

2.55

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Bartow, FL
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 33830.