Burtonsville, MD
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Burtonsville, MD crime analytics


Burtonsville is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (60%) and also has a lower crime rate than 74% of the communities in Maryland, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Burtonsville is one in 81 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, Burtonsville has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Burtonsville 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 Burtonsville 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 Burtonsville.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Burtonsville'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 Burtonsville is one in 879.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Burtonsville; 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.

Burtonsville Crime Data

 
Crime Index

60

(100 is safest)


Safer than 60% of U.S. Cities

Burtonsville Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

10

99

109

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.14

11.26

12.39

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Burtonsville 1.14
Maryland 4.57
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 879

in Burtonsville

1 in 219

in Maryland
Burtonsville VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 8,794
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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
Burtonsville 11.26
Maryland 23.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 89

in Burtonsville

1 in 43

in Maryland
Burtonsville Property CRIMES
Population: 8,794
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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

Burtonsville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Burtonsville 13
Maryland 57