Acushnet, MA
Crime Rates


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Acushnet, MA crime analytics

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Acushnet is safer than 60% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Massachusetts, only on the order of 55% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Acushnet. If you live in Acushnet, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 81. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Acushnet has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Acushnet 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 Acushnet 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 Acushnet.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Acushnet occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Acushnet; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 374. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Acushnet is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Acushnet than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 104.

Acushnet Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 60% of U.S. Cities

Acushnet Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Acushnet 2.67
Massachusetts 3.91
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 374

in Acushnet

1 in 256

in Massachusetts
Population: 10,477
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 0 26
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.19 0.00 2.48
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)

Acushnet 9.64
Massachusetts 16.91
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 104

in Acushnet

1 in 59

in Massachusetts
Acushnet Property CRIMES
Population: 10,477
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 32 60 9
Rate per 1,000 3.05 5.73 0.86
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

Acushnet Crimes Per Square Mile

Acushnet 7
Massachusetts 27

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