Milton, DE Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2022-04-07
34
Total Crimes
1,108.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-52.73%
Below National Average
6 out of 35
In Delaware
3,556 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Milton, DE?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Milton is 1,108.9 per 100,000 people. That's -52.73% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -53.66% lower than the Delaware total crime rate of 2,393.3 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Milton SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
7
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

How Does Milton Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Milton
/ 100k People
Delaware
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 34 1,108.9 2,393.3 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 7.4 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 70.9 73.9
Aggravated Assault 6 195.7 327.1 279.7
Violent Crime 6 195.7 431.9 387.8
Burglary 7 228.3 254.2 314.2
Larceny 21 684.9 1,538.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 0 0.0 168.7 246.0
Property Crime 28 913.2 1,961.4 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Milton

6
Violent Crimes
195.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-49.54%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 511.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Milton each year. That compares to a 1 in 231.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Milton is 195.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -49.54% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -54.69% lower than the Delaware violent crime rate of 431.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Milton

28
Property Crimes
913.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-53.36%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 109.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Milton each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Milton is 913.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -53.36% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -53.44% lower than the Delaware property crime rate of 1,961.4 per 100,000 people.

Milton Crime Compared To Delaware Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Delaware.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Milton

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Milford, DE 11,994 572 4,769.1 4,118.7 650.3
Millsboro, DE 4,613 222 4,812.5 4,053.8 758.7
Lewes, DE 3,378 38 1,124.9 1,065.7 59.2
Bridgeville, DE 2,409 68 2,822.7 2,532.2 290.6
Rehoboth Beach, DE 1,573 106 6,738.7 6,293.7 445.0
Blades, DE 1,479 13 879.0 811.4 67.6
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