Brentwood, MD Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30
66
Total Crimes
1,889.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-23.73%
Below National Average
29 out of 76
In Maryland
5,873 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Brentwood, MD?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Brentwood is 1,889.0 per 100,000 people. That's -23.73% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -21.43% lower than the Maryland total crime rate of 2,404.3 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.

For more reading on life in Brentwood, check out:

Brentwood SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
3

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Brentwood
/ 100k People
Maryland
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 66 1,889.0 2,404.3 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 9.0 5.0
Robbery 7 200.3 152.2 81.6
Aggravated Assault 7 200.3 261.3 250.2
Violent Crime 15 429.3 454.1 366.7
Burglary 7 200.3 278.9 340.5
Larceny 27 772.8 1,485.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 17 486.5 186.2 219.9
Property Crime 51 1,459.6 1,950.2 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Brentwood

15.0
Violent Crimes
429.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
17.07%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 232.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Brentwood each year. That compares to a 1 in 220.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Brentwood is 429.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 17.07% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -5.47% lower than the Maryland violent crime rate of 454.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Brentwood

51.0
Property Crimes
1,459.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
-30.82%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 68.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Brentwood each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Brentwood is 1,459.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -30.82% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -25.15% lower than the Maryland property crime rate of 1,950.2 per 100,000 people.

Brentwood Crime Compared To Maryland Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Brentwood

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Hyattsville, MD 18,331 1,197 6,529.9 6,066.2 463.7
Bladensburg, MD 9,476 367 3,872.9 3,250.3 622.6
Mount Rainier, MD 8,143 288 3,536.8 3,131.5 405.3
Riverdale Park, MD 7,258 214 2,948.5 2,645.4 303.1
University Park, MD 2,651 31 1,169.4 1,169.4 0.0
Edmonston, MD 1,499 30 2,001.3 1,934.6 66.7
Colmar Manor, MD 1,468 48 3,269.8 2,861.0 408.7
Enjoy The Snack?