Gray, ME
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Gray, ME 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

Gray is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (62%) and also has a lower crime rate than 48% of the communities in Maine, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Gray is one in 84 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

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

For Gray, 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 Gray than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2011, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Gray; 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.

Gray Crime Data

 

Crime Index

62

(100 is safest)


Safer than 62% of U.S. Cities

Gray Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

92

96

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.50

11.44

11.93

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Gray 0.50
Maine 1.30

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,011

in Gray

1 in 769

in Maine

Gray VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 8,044
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
Gray 11.44
Maine 18.30

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 87

in Gray

1 in 55

in Maine

Gray Property CRIMES

Population: 8,044
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

Gray Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Gray 2
Maine 3