Hughesville, MD
Crime Rates



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Hughesville, MD 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

Hughesville has an overall crime rate of 12 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Hughesville is 1 in 80. How does Hughesville fare compared to other communities in Maryland of all population sizes? Hughesville's crime rate is lower than approximately 58% of Maryland communities.

How does the crime rate in Hughesville compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Hughesville with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Hughesville's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Hughesville 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 Hughesville; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 388. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Hughesville; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 10 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Hughesville Crime Data

 

Crime Index

50

(100 is safest)


Safer than 50% of U.S. Cities

Hughesville Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

6

23

29

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.58

9.88

12.46

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Hughesville 2.58
Maryland 4.69

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 388

in Hughesville

1 in 213

in Maryland

Hughesville VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 2,327
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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
Hughesville 9.88
Maryland 20.33

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 101

in Hughesville

1 in 49

in Maryland

Hughesville Property CRIMES

Population: 2,327
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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

Hughesville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Hughesville 3
Maryland 52