Brunswick, ME Crime Statistics For 2020

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-08
389
Total Crimes
1,881.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-26.73%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Brunswick, ME?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Brunswick is 1,881.8 per 100,000 people. That's -26.73% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 28.02% higher than the Maine total crime rate of 1,470.0 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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Brunswick SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
9
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Brunswick
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 389 1,881.8 1,470.0 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 1.8 5.0
Robbery 5 24.2 17.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 10 48.4 60.0 246.8
Violent Crime 28 135.4 112.1 368.9
Burglary 34 164.5 202.7 376.0
Larceny 317 1,533.5 1,097.1 1,594.6
Car Theft 10 48.4 58.1 228.9
Property Crime 361 1,746.3 1,357.8 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Brunswick

28
Violent Crimes
135.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-63.28%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 738.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Brunswick each year. That compares to a 1 in 891.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Brunswick is 135.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -63.28% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 20.78% higher than the Maine violent crime rate of 112.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Brunswick

361
Property Crimes
1,746.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
-20.60%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 57.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Brunswick each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Brunswick is 1,746.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -20.60% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 28.61% higher than the Maine property crime rate of 1,357.8 per 100,000 people.

Brunswick Crime Compared To Maine Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Brunswick

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Lewiston, ME 36,170 682 1,885.5 1,653.3 232.2
Auburn, ME 23,031 815 3,538.7 3,321.6 217.1
Falmouth, ME 12,307 94 763.8 706.9 56.9
Topsham, ME 8,780 99 1,127.6 1,082.0 45.6
Freeport, ME 8,542 114 1,334.6 1,287.8 46.8
Yarmouth, ME 8,510 35 411.3 376.0 35.3
Bath, ME 8,293 158 1,905.2 1,844.9 60.3
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