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


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

Crime rate in Homestead, FL

The 2018 crime rate in Homestead, FL is 431 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.6 times higher than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 92.8% U.S. cities. The 2018 Homestead crime rate rose by 1% compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 4 - an increase of 3 compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Homestead has seen decline of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Homestead, FL is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Homestead:

430.9
Florida City:

1,202.2
Cutler Bay:

185.5
Palmetto Bay:

178.2
South Miami:

277.8
Sweetwater:

91.7
Coral Gables:

156.9
West Miami:

81.3
Key Biscayne:

41.1
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Homestead by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
5
(12.9)
5
(11.1)
7
(12.1)
1
(1.7)
3
(4.8)
3
(4.7)
4
(6.5)
4
(6.4)
2
(3.1)
3
(4.6)
7
(10.5)
9
(13.3)
1
(1.4)
4
(5.6)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
8
(20.6)
7
(15.5)
8
(13.8)
25
(41.5)
26
(41.9)
25
(39.2)
18
(29.3)
33
(52.6)
32
(50.0)
29
(44.7)
39
(58.4)
55
(81.2)
25
(36.1)
42
(58.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
328
(845.1)
437
(965.9)
375
(645.7)
279
(463.6)
294
(473.9)
298
(467.4)
299
(487.5)
315
(501.7)
342
(534.2)
300
(462.0)
312
(467.4)
314
(463.8)
251
(362.3)
260
(364.6)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
477
(1,229)
590
(1,304)
500
(861.0)
545
(905.6)
578
(931.7)
531
(832.8)
646
(1,053)
693
(1,104)
541
(845.0)
530
(816.2)
535
(801.4)
423
(624.8)
394
(568.7)
408
(572.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
782
(2,015)
958
(2,117)
920
(1,584)
1,017
(1,690)
1,095
(1,765)
896
(1,405)
954
(1,555)
877
(1,397)
900
(1,406)
748
(1,152)
600
(898.8)
481
(710.5)
420
(606.3)
280
(392.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,980
(5,101)
1,833
(4,051)
1,358
(2,338)
1,734
(2,881)
1,945
(3,135)
1,983
(3,110)
2,200
(3,587)
2,151
(3,426)
2,223
(3,472)
2,111
(3,251)
1,911
(2,863)
2,087
(3,083)
1,883
(2,718)
1,841
(2,582)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
293
(754.9)
324
(716.1)
315
(542.4)
263
(437.0)
248
(399.8)
133
(208.6)
160
(260.9)
188
(299.4)
151
(235.8)
104
(160.2)
163
(244.2)
160
(236.3)
179
(258.4)
161
(225.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(7.7)
8
(17.7)
3
(5.2)
11
(18.3)
5
(8.1)
11
(17.3)
6
(9.8)
16
(25.5)
10
(15.6)
8
(12.3)
9
(13.5)
9
(13.3)
9
(13.0)
3
(4.2)
City-Data.com crime index947.0952.6648.9625.2652.7587.0666.6684.8631.6570.3565.2547.6426.0430.9

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.

- means the value is smaller than the state average.
- means the value is about the same as the state average.
- means the value is bigger than the state average.
- means the value is much bigger than the state average.



According to our research of Florida and other state lists, there were 209 registered sex offenders living in Homestead, Florida as of December 01, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Homestead is 320 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Homestead:

538.5
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Homestead:

504.5
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Homestead:

652.1
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Homestead:

713.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Homestead:

693.0
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Homestead:

745.8
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Homestead:

868.0
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Homestead:

812.7
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Homestead:

698.7
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Homestead:

754.4
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Homestead:

729.4
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Homestead:

791.2
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Homestead:

1,172.5
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Homestead:

1,083.4
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Homestead:

958.0
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Homestead:

826.1
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Homestead:

992.8
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Homestead:

241.5
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Homestead:

295.9
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Homestead:

331.7
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Homestead:

359.5
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Homestead:

416.9
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Homestead:

490.1
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Homestead:

495.6
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Homestead:

529.5
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Homestead:

467.8
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Homestead:

569.7
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Homestead:

547.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Homestead:

515.1
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Homestead:

733.5
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Homestead:

771.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Homestead:

726.4
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Homestead:

536.1
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Homestead:

693.4
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: 150 (112 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Florida average:

2.08

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 150 (116 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Florida average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 152 (112 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.65
Florida average:

2.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 152 (112 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Florida average:

2.41

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 147 (109 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Florida average:

2.30

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 142 (105 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.64
Florida average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 140 (102 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.62
Florida average:

2.46

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 142 (103 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Florida average:

2.39

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 144 (102 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Florida average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 153 (105 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.69
Florida average:

2.48

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 149 (106 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Florida average:

2.48

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 149 (106 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Florida average:

2.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 144 (106 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.32
Florida average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 129 (95 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.98
Florida average:

2.40

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 107 (80 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.51
Florida average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 104 (74 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.32
Florida average:

2.55

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

Zip codes: 33030, 33033.