Glenarden, MD
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Glenarden, MD crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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, Glenarden is safer than 68% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Maryland, only on the order of 16% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Glenarden. If you live in Glenarden, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 94. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Glenarden 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 Glenarden; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 422. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

Significantly, based on the number of murders reported by the FBI and the number of residents living in the city, NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that Glenarden experiences one of the higher murder rates in the nation when compared with cities and towns for all sizes of population, from the largest to the smallest.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Glenarden 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 Glenarden than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 122.

Glenarden Crime Data

 

Crime Index

68

(100 is safest)


Safer than 68% of U.S. Cities

Glenarden Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

15

52

67

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.37

8.22

10.59

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Glenarden 2.37
Maryland 4.57

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 422

in Glenarden

1 in 219

in Maryland

Glenarden VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 6,326
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 0 10 4
Rate per 1,000 0.16 0.00 1.58 0.63

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
Glenarden 8.22
Maryland 23.15

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 122

in Glenarden

1 in 43

in Maryland

Glenarden Property CRIMES

Population: 6,326
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 13 31 8
Rate per 1,000 2.06 4.90 1.26

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

Glenarden Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Glenarden 55
Maryland 57