Quincy, MA
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Quincy, 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

The crime rate in Quincy is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 16 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Quincy is 1 in 61. Based on FBI crime data, Quincy is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Massachusetts, Quincy has a crime rate that is higher than 82% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Quincy 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 Quincy; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 268. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Quincy; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 13 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Quincy Crime Data

 

Crime Index

38

(100 is safest)


Safer than 38% of U.S. Cities

Quincy Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

353

1,200

1,553

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.73

12.69

16.42

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Quincy 3.73
Massachusetts 3.38

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 268

in Quincy

1 in 296

in Massachusetts

Quincy VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 94,580
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 32 49 272
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.34 0.52 2.88

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

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)

Crime
Quincy 12.69
Massachusetts 12.63

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 79

in Quincy

1 in 79

in Massachusetts

Quincy Property CRIMES

Population: 94,580
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 261 870 69
Rate per 1,000 2.76 9.20 0.73

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

Quincy Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Quincy 94
Massachusetts 21