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


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

Crime rate in Cocoa, FL

The 2018 crime rate in Cocoa, FL was 508 (City-Data.com crime index), which was 1.9 times greater than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 95.9% of U.S. cities. The 2018 Cocoa crime rate fell by 11% compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 6 - an increase of 5 compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Cocoa has seen a decrease in violent crime and in property crime.
See how dangerous Cocoa, FL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Cocoa:

508.3
Rockledge:

131.3
Cocoa Beach:

250.3
Titusville:

329.9
Satellite Beach:

23.9
Indian Harbour Beach:

55.0
Melbourne:

380.1
Melbourne Village:

130.9
West Melbourne:

153.1
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Cocoa by year

Type

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(11.9)
0
(0.0)
5
(29.1)
4
(23.9)
2
(12.2)
5
(30.5)
2
(12.1)
1
(5.8)
2
(11.5)
3
(17.4)
2
(11.6)
4
(22.9)
3
(16.8)
1
(5.5)
6
(32.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
23
(137.0)
28
(164.0)
21
(122.2)
15
(89.8)
15
(91.9)
20
(121.8)
20
(121.4)
23
(132.4)
18
(103.6)
26
(150.8)
38
(219.8)
36
(205.9)
27
(151.5)
11
(60.2)
5
(26.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
66
(393.0)
70
(410.1)
76
(442.3)
119
(712.4)
100
(612.5)
83
(505.5)
75
(455.4)
60
(345.3)
71
(408.5)
65
(377.1)
70
(404.9)
64
(366.0)
82
(460.0)
55
(301.1)
53
(282.8)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
341
(2,030)
317
(1,857)
296
(1,723)
336
(2,011)
376
(2,303)
508
(3,094)
345
(2,095)
287
(1,652)
221
(1,272)
227
(1,317)
203
(1,174)
230
(1,315)
257
(1,442)
152
(832.2)
77
(410.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
415
(2,471)
346
(2,027)
356
(2,072)
447
(2,676)
507
(3,105)
456
(2,777)
474
(2,878)
435
(2,504)
351
(2,019)
312
(1,810)
298
(1,724)
269
(1,538)
244
(1,369)
165
(903.4)
157
(837.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
608
(3,620)
692
(4,054)
716
(4,167)
759
(4,544)
837
(5,126)
821
(5,001)
892
(5,416)
747
(4,300)
919
(5,287)
802
(4,653)
737
(4,263)
990
(5,662)
854
(4,791)
728
(3,986)
804
(4,291)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
88
(524.0)
101
(591.7)
87
(506.3)
111
(664.5)
79
(483.9)
52
(316.7)
65
(394.7)
64
(368.4)
73
(420.0)
53
(307.5)
54
(312.3)
80
(457.5)
112
(628.3)
63
(344.9)
60
(320.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
6
(35.7)
0
(0.0)
5
(29.1)
8
(47.9)
5
(30.6)
5
(30.5)
4
(24.3)
9
(51.8)
4
(23.0)
9
(52.2)
2
(11.6)
4
(22.9)
5
(28.1)
7
(38.3)
7
(37.4)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)724.5977.0985.41158.01203.51348.61126.7928.1869.2869.4871.4954.1918.9566.2508.3

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. 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 253 registered sex offenders living in Cocoa, Florida as of December 15, 2019.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cocoa is 72 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Cocoa:

437.6
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Cocoa:

637.8
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Cocoa:

1,136.0
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Cocoa:

1,092.3
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Cocoa:

1,032.4
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Cocoa:

1,032.6
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Cocoa:

966.6
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Cocoa:

1,142.5
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Cocoa:

1,420.9
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Cocoa:

1,982.6
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Cocoa:

1,574.1
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Cocoa:

1,499.6
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Cocoa:

1,262.9
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Cocoa:

1,297.6
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Cocoa:

977.7
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Cocoa:

1,036.4
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Cocoa:

828.1
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Cocoa:

430.1
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Cocoa:

431.7
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Cocoa:

607.6
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Cocoa:

659.4
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Cocoa:

604.7
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Cocoa:

640.7
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Cocoa:

731.3
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Cocoa:

771.0
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Cocoa:

905.6
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Cocoa:

853.0
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Cocoa:

950.0
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Cocoa:

862.1
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Cocoa:

698.7
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Cocoa:

696.8
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Cocoa:

537.0
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Cocoa:

547.8
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Cocoa:

685.3
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: 93 (62 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.31
Florida average:

2.08

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 90 (62 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.39
Florida average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 87 (63 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.53
Florida average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 92 (69 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.95
Florida average:

2.41

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 92 (69 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.99
Florida average:

2.30

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 87 (68 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.94
Florida average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 85 (64 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.68
Florida average:

2.46

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 88 (66 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.80
Florida average:

2.39

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 91 (68 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.13
Florida average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 93 (68 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.14
Florida average:

2.48

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 91 (66 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.04
Florida average:

2.48

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 82 (59 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.53
Florida average:

2.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 89 (65 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.96
Florida average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 76 (69 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.20
Florida average:

2.40

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 87 (65 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.96
Florida average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 89 (67 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.08
Florida average:

2.55

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

Zip codes: 32922, 32926.