Mount Airy, MD
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With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 8 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Mount Airy is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 77% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Mount Airy is one in 119. Compared to communities within Maryland, Mount Airy‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 92% of the state's cities and towns.

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

For Mount Airy, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Mount Airy than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1876, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Mount Airy 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 Mount Airy than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 127.

Mount Airy Crime Data

 
Crime Index

77

(100 is safest)


Safer than 77% of U.S. Cities

Mount Airy Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

5

74

79

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.53

7.89

8.42

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mount Airy 0.53
Maryland 4.57
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,876

in Mount Airy

1 in 219

in Maryland
Mount Airy VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 9,380
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
Mount Airy 7.89
Maryland 23.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 127

in Mount Airy

1 in 43

in Maryland
Mount Airy Property CRIMES
Population: 9,380
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

Mount Airy Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Mount Airy 19
Maryland 57