Brewster, 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

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Brewster is safer than 77% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Massachusetts, only on the order of 43% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Brewster. If you live in Brewster, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 155. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 40.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Brewster 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 Brewster; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 391. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Brewster 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 Brewster than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 257.

Brewster Crime Data

 

Crime Index

77

(100 is safest)


Safer than 77% of U.S. Cities

Brewster Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

25

38

63

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.56

3.89

6.45

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
2.56
3.28
National Median: 4
    Brewster
    Massachusetts

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 391

in Brewster

1 in 305

in Massachusetts

Brewster VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 9,775
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 0 21
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.41 0.00 2.15

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
3.89
11.8
National Median: 21
    Brewster
    Massachusetts

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 257

in Brewster

1 in 85

in Massachusetts

Brewster Property CRIMES

Population: 9,775
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 9 28 1
Rate per 1,000 0.92 2.86 0.10

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

Brewster Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
3
20
National Median: 28.3
    Brewster
    Massachusetts

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