Pembroke, MA
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With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 7 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Pembroke is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 82% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Pembroke is one in 138. Compared to communities within Massachusetts, Pembroke‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 74% of the state's cities and towns.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Pembroke, and we found that the crime rate in Pembroke is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Pembroke is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Pembroke 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 Pembroke.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Pembroke's violent crime rate is 1 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 Pembroke is one in 870.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Pembroke 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 Pembroke than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 165.

Pembroke Crime Data

 
Crime Index

82

(100 is safest)


Safer than 82% of U.S. Cities

Pembroke Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

21

111

132

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.15

6.07

7.22

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Pembroke 1.15
Massachusetts 3.91
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 870

in Pembroke

1 in 256

in Massachusetts
Pembroke VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 18,273
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 1 19
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.05 0.05 1.04
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
Pembroke 6.07
Massachusetts 16.91
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 165

in Pembroke

1 in 59

in Massachusetts
Pembroke Property CRIMES
Population: 18,273
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 27 80 4
Rate per 1,000 1.48 4.38 0.22
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

Pembroke Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Pembroke 6
Massachusetts 27