Beverly, MA
Crime Rates



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Beverly, MA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Beverly is safer than 73% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Massachusetts, only on the order of 41% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Beverly. If you live in Beverly, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 135. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 39. It is for these reasons that Beverly is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Beverly's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Beverly is one in 920.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Beverly 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 Beverly than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 158.

Beverly Crime Data

 

Crime Index

73

(100 is safest)


Safer than 73% of U.S. Cities

Beverly Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

46

268

314

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.09

6.33

7.42

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Beverly 1.09
Massachusetts 3.38

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 920

in Beverly

1 in 296

in Massachusetts

Beverly VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 42,312
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 7 3 36
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.17 0.07 0.85

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Beverly 6.33
Massachusetts 12.63

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 158

in Beverly

1 in 79

in Massachusetts

Beverly Property CRIMES

Population: 42,312
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 26 231 11
Rate per 1,000 0.61 5.46 0.26

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Beverly Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Beverly 20
Massachusetts 21