Mansfield, MA
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Mansfield, MA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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

Mansfield has an overall crime rate of 13 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 Mansfield is 1 in 78. How does Mansfield fare compared to other communities in Massachusetts of all population sizes? Mansfield's crime rate is lower than approximately 42% of Massachusetts communities.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Mansfield 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 Mansfield; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 395. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Mansfield 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 Mansfield than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 97.

Mansfield Crime Data

 

Crime Index

58

(100 is safest)


Safer than 58% of U.S. Cities

Mansfield Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

60

245

305

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.53

10.34

12.88

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mansfield 2.53
Massachusetts 3.91

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 395

in Mansfield

1 in 256

in Massachusetts

Mansfield VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 23,687
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 5 1 54
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.21 0.04 2.28

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
Mansfield 10.34
Massachusetts 16.91

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 97

in Mansfield

1 in 59

in Massachusetts

Mansfield Property CRIMES

Population: 23,687
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 55 179 11
Rate per 1,000 2.32 7.56 0.46

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

Mansfield Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Mansfield 15
Massachusetts 27