Pepperell, MA
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Pepperell, MA crime analytics


Pepperell is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (66%) and also has a lower crime rate than 51% of the communities in Massachusetts, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Pepperell is one in 91 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Pepperell 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 Pepperell; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 369. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Pepperell 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 Pepperell than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 120.

Pepperell Crime Data

 
Crime Index

66

(100 is safest)


Safer than 66% of U.S. Cities

Pepperell Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

33

101

134

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.71

8.30

11.02

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Pepperell 2.71
Massachusetts 3.91
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 369

in Pepperell

1 in 256

in Massachusetts
Pepperell VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 12,165
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 11 0 22
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.90 0.00 1.81
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
Pepperell 8.30
Massachusetts 16.91
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 120

in Pepperell

1 in 59

in Massachusetts
Pepperell Property CRIMES
Population: 12,165
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 28 70 3
Rate per 1,000 2.30 5.75 0.25
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

Pepperell Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Pepperell 6
Massachusetts 27