Medway, MA
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With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 9 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Medway is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 77% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Medway is one in 117. Compared to communities within Massachusetts, Medway‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 67% of the state's cities and towns.

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

For Medway, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Medway than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1657, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Medway 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 Medway than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 126.

Medway Crime Data

 
Crime Index

77

(100 is safest)


Safer than 77% of U.S. Cities

Medway Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8

105

113

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.60

7.92

8.53

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Medway 0.60
Massachusetts 3.91
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,657

in Medway

1 in 256

in Massachusetts
Medway VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 13,253
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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
Medway 7.92
Massachusetts 16.91
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 126

in Medway

1 in 59

in Massachusetts
Medway Property CRIMES
Population: 13,253
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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

Medway Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Medway 10
Massachusetts 27

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