Greenbelt, MD Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
838
Total Crimes
3,541.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
37.90%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Greenbelt, MD?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Greenbelt is 3,541.7 per 100,000 people. That's 37.90% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 41.56% 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.

Greenbelt SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
4
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
3

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Greenbelt
/ 100k People
Maryland
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 838 3,541.7 2,501.9 2,568.4
Murder 3 12.7 8.1 5.0
Robbery 56 236.7 160.8 86.2
Aggravated Assault 43 181.7 267.0 246.8
Violent Crime 116 490.3 468.7 368.9
Burglary 87 367.7 312.6 376.0
Larceny 563 2,379.4 1,519.8 1,594.6
Car Theft 72 304.3 200.9 228.9
Property Crime 722 3,051.4 2,033.3 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Greenbelt

116
Violent Crimes
490.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
32.90%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 204.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Greenbelt each year. That compares to a 1 in 213.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Greenbelt is 490.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 32.90% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 4.61% higher than the Maryland violent crime rate of 468.7 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Greenbelt

722
Property Crimes
3,051.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
38.73%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 32.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Greenbelt each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Greenbelt is 3,051.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 38.73% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 50.08% higher than the Maryland property crime rate of 2,033.3 per 100,000 people.

Greenbelt 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 Greenbelt

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
New Carrollton, MD 13,115 221 1,685.1 1,380.1 305.0
Riverdale Park, MD 7,330 219 2,987.7 2,373.8 613.9
Berwyn Heights, MD 3,300 63 1,909.1 1,484.8 424.2
University Park, MD 2,670 24 898.9 711.6 187.3
Landover Hills, MD 1,679 100 5,955.9 5,419.9 536.0
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