Presque Isle, ME Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
284
Total Crimes
3,156.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
22.90%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Presque Isle, ME?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Presque Isle is 3,156.6 per 100,000 people. That's 22.90% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 114.74% 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.

Presque Isle SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
6
Education
8
Commute
10

How Does Presque Isle Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Presque Isle
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 284 3,156.6 1,470.0 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 1.8 5.0
Robbery 1 11.1 17.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 17 189.0 60.0 246.8
Violent Crime 22 244.5 112.1 368.9
Burglary 46 511.3 202.7 376.0
Larceny 210 2,334.1 1,097.1 1,594.6
Car Theft 6 66.7 58.1 228.9
Property Crime 262 2,912.1 1,357.8 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Presque Isle

22
Violent Crimes
244.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-33.71%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 409.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Presque Isle each year. That compares to a 1 in 891.7 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Presque Isle is 244.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -33.71% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 118.04% higher than the Maine violent crime rate of 112.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Presque Isle

262
Property Crimes
2,912.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
32.40%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 34.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Presque Isle each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Presque Isle is 2,912.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 32.40% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 114.47% higher than the Maine property crime rate of 1,357.8 per 100,000 people.

Presque Isle 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 Presque Isle

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Caribou, ME 7,617 88 1,155.3 1,089.7 65.6
Houlton, ME 5,770 144 2,495.7 2,166.4 329.3
Fort Fairfield, ME 3,279 23 701.4 609.9 91.5
Limestone, ME 2,174 39 1,793.9 1,747.9 46.0
Van Buren, ME 2,002 21 1,049.0 1,049.0 0.0
Washburn, ME 1,550 4 258.1 193.5 64.5
Ashland, ME 1,214 31 2,553.5 2,471.2 82.4
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