Mountain Brook, AL
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Mountain Brook, AL crime analytics


Mountain Brook has an overall crime rate of 14 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Mountain Brook is 1 in 74. How does Mountain Brook fare compared to other communities in Alabama of all population sizes? Mountain Brook's crime rate is lower than approximately 72% of Alabama communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Mountain Brook has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Mountain Brook is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Mountain Brook does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Mountain Brook.

For Mountain Brook, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Mountain Brook than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1478, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Mountain Brook; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 13 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Mountain Brook Crime Data

 

Crime Index

55

(100 is safest)


Safer than 55% of U.S. Cities

Mountain Brook Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

14

266

280

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.68

12.86

13.53

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mountain Brook 0.68
Alabama 4.72

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,478

in Mountain Brook

1 in 212

in Alabama

Mountain Brook VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 20,691
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 6 8
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.29 0.39

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mountain Brook 12.86
Alabama 29.79

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 78

in Mountain Brook

1 in 34

in Alabama

Mountain Brook Property CRIMES

Population: 20,691
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 38 219 9
Rate per 1,000 1.84 10.58 0.43

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Mountain Brook Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Mountain Brook 22
Alabama 15