Windham, ME
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Windham has an overall crime rate of 17 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 Windham is 1 in 59. How does Windham fare compared to other communities in Maine of all population sizes? Windham's crime rate is lower than approximately 27% of Maine communities.

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

For Windham, 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 Windham than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2545, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Windham's rate for property crime is 17 per one thousand population. This makes Windham 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 Windham is one in 60.

Windham Crime Data

 
Crime Index

44

(100 is safest)


Safer than 44% of U.S. Cities

Windham Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

7

297

304

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.39

16.67

17.06

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Windham 0.39
Maine 1.30
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,545

in Windham

1 in 769

in Maine
Windham VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 17,816
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 1 6
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.06 0.34
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
Windham 16.67
Maine 18.30
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 60

in Windham

1 in 55

in Maine
Windham Property CRIMES
Population: 17,816
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 43 251 3
Rate per 1,000 2.41 14.09 0.17
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

Windham Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Windham 7
Maine 3