Falmouth, MA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30
467
Total Crimes
1,520.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-38.61%
Below National Average
239 out of 289
In Massachusetts
4,933 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Falmouth, MA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Falmouth is 1,520.3 per 100,000 people. That's -38.61% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 0.86% higher than the Massachusetts total crime rate of 1,507.4 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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Falmouth SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
3
Diversity
7
Safety
7
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Falmouth
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 467 1,520.3 1,507.4 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.2 5.0
Robbery 5 16.3 52.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 88 286.5 241.0 250.2
Violent Crime 110 358.1 327.6 366.7
Burglary 112 364.6 179.0 340.5
Larceny 231 752.0 911.8 1,549.5
Car Theft 14 45.6 89.0 219.9
Property Crime 357 1,162.2 1,179.8 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Falmouth

110.0
Violent Crimes
358.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-2.34%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 279.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Falmouth each year. That compares to a 1 in 305.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Falmouth is 358.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -2.34% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 9.32% higher than the Massachusetts violent crime rate of 327.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Falmouth

357.0
Property Crimes
1,162.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-44.92%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 86.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Falmouth each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Falmouth is 1,162.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -44.92% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -1.49% lower than the Massachusetts property crime rate of 1,179.8 per 100,000 people.

Falmouth Crime Compared To Massachusetts Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Falmouth

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Southfield, MI 73,335 1,708 2,329.0 2,056.3 272.7
Hingham, MA 23,960 213 889.0 763.8 125.2
Sharon, MA 18,973 56 295.2 247.7 47.4
Scituate, MA 18,774 76 404.8 330.2 74.6
Somerset, MA 18,036 173 959.2 720.8 238.4
Foxborough, MA 17,631 193 1,094.7 896.1 198.5
Nantucket, MA 11,393 181 1,588.7 1,351.7 237.0
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