Topsham, ME
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Topsham has an overall crime rate of 14 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 Topsham is 1 in 74. How does Topsham fare compared to other communities in Maine of all population sizes? Topsham's crime rate is lower than approximately 39% of Maine communities.

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

For Topsham, 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 Topsham than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 4376, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Topsham; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 13 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Topsham Crime Data

 
Crime Index

55

(100 is safest)


Safer than 55% of U.S. Cities

Topsham Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

117

119

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.23

13.37

13.60

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Topsham 0.23
Maine 1.30
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 4,376

in Topsham

1 in 769

in Maine
Topsham VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 8,751
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.23
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
Topsham 13.37
Maine 18.30
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 75

in Topsham

1 in 55

in Maine
Topsham Property CRIMES
Population: 8,751
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 18 95 4
Rate per 1,000 2.06 10.86 0.46
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

Topsham Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Topsham 4
Maine 3