Bourne, 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 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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 about Scout's Crime Data

Bourne 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 Bourne is 1 in 74. How does Bourne fare compared to other communities in Massachusetts of all population sizes? Bourne's crime rate is lower than approximately 22% of Massachusetts communities.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Bourne 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 Bourne; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 366. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Bourne; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 11 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Bourne Crime Data

 

Crime Index

46

(100 is safest)


Safer than 46% of U.S. Cities

Bourne Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

54

213

267

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.73

10.78

13.51

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
2.73
3.28
National Median: 4
    Bourne
    Massachusetts

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 366

in Bourne

1 in 305

in Massachusetts

Bourne VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 19,762
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 13 2 39
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.66 0.10 1.97

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
10.78
11.8
National Median: 21
    Bourne
    Massachusetts

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 93

in Bourne

1 in 85

in Massachusetts

Bourne Property CRIMES

Population: 19,762
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 43 157 13
Rate per 1,000 2.18 7.94 0.66

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Bourne Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
7
20
National Median: 28.3
    Bourne
    Massachusetts