Easton, MD Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
436
Total Crimes
2,634.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
2.57%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Easton, MD?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Easton is 2,634.4 per 100,000 people. That's 2.57% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 5.30% higher than the Maryland total crime rate of 2,501.9 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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Easton SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
6

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Easton
/ 100k People
Maryland
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 436 2,634.4 2,501.9 2,568.4
Murder 1 6.0 8.1 5.0
Robbery 15 90.6 160.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 11 66.5 267.0 246.8
Violent Crime 36 217.5 468.7 368.9
Burglary 48 290.0 312.6 376.0
Larceny 348 2,102.7 1,519.8 1,594.6
Car Theft 4 24.2 200.9 228.9
Property Crime 400 2,416.9 2,033.3 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Easton

36
Violent Crimes
217.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-41.03%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 459.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Easton each year. That compares to a 1 in 213.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Easton is 217.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -41.03% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -53.59% lower than the Maryland violent crime rate of 468.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Easton

400
Property Crimes
2,416.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
9.88%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 41.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Easton each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Easton is 2,416.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 9.88% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 18.87% higher than the Maryland property crime rate of 2,033.3 per 100,000 people.

Easton Crime Compared To Maryland Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Easton

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Bowie, MD 59,356 897 1,511.2 1,376.4 134.8
St. Michaels, MD 1,028 37 3,599.2 3,307.4 291.8
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