Prince Frederick, MD
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Prince Frederick, 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

Prince Frederick has an overall crime rate of 18 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 Prince Frederick is 1 in 55. How does Prince Frederick fare compared to other communities in Maryland of all population sizes? Prince Frederick's crime rate is lower than approximately 49% of Maryland communities.

However, when you compare Prince Frederick to other communities of similar population, then Prince Frederick crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Prince Frederick does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Prince Frederick 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 Prince Frederick.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Prince Frederick's violent crime rate is 2 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 Prince Frederick is one in 647.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Prince Frederick's rate for property crime is 17 per one thousand population. This makes Prince Frederick a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Prince Frederick is one in 60.

Prince Frederick Crime Data

 

Crime Index

41

(100 is safest)


Safer than 41% of U.S. Cities

Prince Frederick Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

43

47

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.55

16.63

18.17

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Prince Frederick 1.55
Maryland 4.57

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 647

in Prince Frederick

1 in 219

in Maryland

Prince Frederick VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 2,586
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
Prince Frederick 16.63
Maryland 23.15

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 60

in Prince Frederick

1 in 43

in Maryland

Prince Frederick Property CRIMES

Population: 2,586
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

Prince Frederick Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Prince Frederick 13
Maryland 57