Milford, MA
Crime Rates



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Milford, 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 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 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

Milford 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 Milford is 1 in 79. How does Milford fare compared to other communities in Massachusetts of all population sizes? Milford's crime rate is lower than approximately 37% of Massachusetts communities.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Milford 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 Milford; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 499. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Milford; 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.

Milford Crime Data

 

Crime Index

55

(100 is safest)


Safer than 55% of U.S. Cities

Milford Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

58

308

366

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.00

10.65

12.65

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Milford 2.00
Massachusetts 3.58

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 499

in Milford

1 in 279

in Massachusetts

Milford VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 28,933
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 2 13 2 41
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.45 0.07 1.42

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Milford 10.65
Massachusetts 14.37

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 94

in Milford

1 in 70

in Massachusetts

Milford Property CRIMES

Population: 28,933
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 38 251 19
Rate per 1,000 1.31 8.68 0.66

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

Milford Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Milford 25
Massachusetts 24