North Andover, MA
Crime Rates

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North Andover, 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 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 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

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, North Andover is safer than 69% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Massachusetts, only on the order of 48% of the communities have a lower crime rate than North Andover. If you live in North Andover, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 122. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 39. It is for these reasons that North Andover is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that North Andover's violent crime rate is 2 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in North Andover is one in 602.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in North Andover 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 North Andover than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 153.

North Andover Crime Data


Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 69% of U.S. Cities

North Andover Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

North Andover 1.66
Massachusetts 3.38

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 602

in North Andover

1 in 296

in Massachusetts


Population: 31,296
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 15 2 34
Rate per 1,000 0.03 0.48 0.06 1.09


Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

North Andover 6.52
Massachusetts 12.63

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 153

in North Andover

1 in 79

in Massachusetts

North Andover Property CRIMES

Population: 31,296
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 13 179 12
Rate per 1,000 0.42 5.72 0.38

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

North Andover Crimes Per Square Mile

North Andover 10
Massachusetts 21