Upper Marlboro, MD
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Upper Marlboro, 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

Upper Marlboro has an overall crime rate of 10 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 Upper Marlboro is 1 in 96. How does Upper Marlboro fare compared to other communities in Maryland of all population sizes? Upper Marlboro's crime rate is lower than approximately 67% of Maryland communities.

However, when you compare Upper Marlboro to other communities of similar population, then Upper Marlboro crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Upper Marlboro 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 Upper Marlboro 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 Upper Marlboro.

Importantly, our analysis shows that Upper Marlboro has one of the lowest violent crime rates in all of America, across cities and towns of all sizes. Murder, rape, armed robbery and aggravated assault happen far less frequently here than in most places. Your chance of becoming a victim? Just one in 10000. Upper Marlboro's violent crime rate is just 0 per 1,000 residents.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Upper Marlboro; 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.

Upper Marlboro Crime Data

 

Crime Index

59

(100 is safest)


Safer than 59% of U.S. Cities

Upper Marlboro Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

7

7

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

10.40

10.40

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Upper Marlboro 0.00
Maryland 4.69

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Upper Marlboro

1 in 213

in Maryland

Upper Marlboro VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 673
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
Upper Marlboro 10.40
Maryland 20.33

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 96

in Upper Marlboro

1 in 49

in Maryland

Upper Marlboro Property CRIMES

Population: 673
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

Upper Marlboro Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Upper Marlboro 16
Maryland 52