Milton, MA Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
72
Total Crimes
260.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-89.86%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Milton, MA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Milton is 260.5 per 100,000 people. That's -89.86% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -83.73% lower than the Massachusetts total crime rate of 1,601.4 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.

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Milton SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
9.5
Amenities
9
Education
9
Commute
4

How Does Milton Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Milton
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 72 260.5 1,601.4 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 2.0 5.0
Robbery 2 7.2 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 7 25.3 241.2 246.8
Violent Crime 12 43.4 338.1 368.9
Burglary 23 83.2 200.8 376.0
Larceny 29 104.9 966.8 1,594.6
Car Theft 8 28.9 95.7 228.9
Property Crime 60 217.1 1,263.3 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Milton

12
Violent Crimes
43.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-88.23%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 2,303.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Milton each year. That compares to a 1 in 295.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Milton is 43.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -88.23% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -87.16% lower than the Massachusetts violent crime rate of 338.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Milton

60
Property Crimes
217.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
-90.13%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 460.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Milton each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Milton is 217.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -90.13% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -82.82% lower than the Massachusetts property crime rate of 1,263.3 per 100,000 people.

Milton Crime Compared To Massachusetts Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Massachusetts.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Milton

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Boston, MA 694,673 18,331 2,638.8 2,016.3 622.5
Quincy, MA 94,388 1,542 1,633.7 1,260.8 372.9
Newton, MA 89,505 687 767.6 702.8 64.8
Brookline, MA 59,199 688 1,162.2 1,067.6 94.6
Arlington, MA 45,876 225 490.5 416.3 74.1
Randolph, MA 34,535 564 1,633.1 1,320.4 312.7
Lexington, MA 34,050 121 355.4 331.9 23.5
Needham, MA 31,264 160 511.8 460.6 51.2
Wellesley, MA 29,681 136 458.2 417.8 40.4
Norwood, MA 29,267 304 1,038.7 905.5 133.3
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