Gardner, MA Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
456
Total Crimes
2,202.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-14.25%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Gardner, MA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Gardner is 2,202.5 per 100,000 people. That's -14.25% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 37.53% higher than the Massachusetts total crime rate of 1,601.4 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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Gardner SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
7
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Gardner
/ 100k People
Massachusetts
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 456 2,202.5 1,601.4 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 2.0 5.0
Robbery 4 19.3 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 67 323.6 241.2 246.8
Violent Crime 92 444.4 338.1 368.9
Burglary 64 309.1 200.8 376.0
Larceny 271 1,308.9 966.8 1,594.6
Car Theft 29 140.1 95.7 228.9
Property Crime 364 1,758.1 1,263.3 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Gardner

92
Violent Crimes
444.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
20.46%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 225.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Gardner each year. That compares to a 1 in 295.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Gardner is 444.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 20.46% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 31.42% higher than the Massachusetts violent crime rate of 338.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Gardner

364
Property Crimes
1,758.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
-20.07%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 56.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Gardner each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Gardner is 1,758.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -20.07% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 39.17% higher than the Massachusetts property crime rate of 1,263.3 per 100,000 people.

Gardner 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 Gardner

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Newton, MA 89,505 687 767.6 702.8 64.8
Leominster, MA 41,727 1,043 2,499.6 1,974.7 524.8
Fitchburg, MA 40,836 764 1,870.9 1,288.1 582.8
Lexington, MA 34,050 121 355.4 331.9 23.5
Needham, MA 31,264 160 511.8 460.6 51.2
Wellesley, MA 29,681 136 458.2 417.8 40.4
Reading, MA 26,293 149 566.7 547.7 19.0
Winchester, MA 23,036 118 512.2 486.2 26.0
Athol, MA 11,721 200 1,706.3 1,220.0 486.3
Lunenburg, MA 11,498 198 1,722.0 1,565.5 156.5
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