How safe is Sarasota, FL?

The metro area's violent and property crime rates are both lower than the national rates.

Crime Index

Index Score: 7.3 /10

How we calculate this.


Sarasota has a lower crime rate than similarly sized metro areas.

Crime Rate 2017

Crime rate is the number of crimes committed per 100,000 people.
Sarasota, FL

354.0

Lower than average crime
Metro areas similar to Sarasota
Honolulu, HI

246.0

Lower than average crime
Tulsa, OK

565.0

Higher than average crime
Fresno, CA

582.0

Higher than average crime
Sarasota, FL

1783.1

Lower than average crime
Metro areas similar to Sarasota
Honolulu, HI

2774.0

Higher than average crime
Tulsa, OK

3431.0

Higher than average crime
Fresno, CA

3087.0

Higher than average crime

Violent Crime Rate Over Time

Data sourced from the Federal Bureau of Investigation's Uniform Crime Report.