Woodstock, MD
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Woodstock, 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, Woodstock is safer than 63% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Maryland, only on the order of 22% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Woodstock. If you live in Woodstock, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 86. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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

For Woodstock, 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 Woodstock than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1912, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Woodstock; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 11 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Woodstock Crime Data

 

Crime Index

63

(100 is safest)


Safer than 63% of U.S. Cities

Woodstock Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

85

89

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.52

11.11

11.64

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Woodstock 0.52
Maryland 4.57

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,912

in Woodstock

1 in 219

in Maryland

Woodstock VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 7,648
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
Woodstock 11.11
Maryland 23.15

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 90

in Woodstock

1 in 43

in Maryland

Woodstock Property CRIMES

Population: 7,648
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

Woodstock Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Woodstock 5
Maryland 57