Frederick, MD Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
1,660
Total Crimes
2,273.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-3.11%
Below National Average
40 out of 75
In Maryland
6,249 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Frederick, MD?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Frederick is 2,273.0 per 100,000 people. That's -3.11% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 13.10% higher than the Maryland total crime rate of 2,009.7 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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Frederick SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9.5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
4

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Frederick
/ 100k People
Maryland
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,660 2,273.0 2,009.7 2,346.0
Murder 2 2.7 9.1 6.5
Robbery 54 73.9 118.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 203 278.0 243.7 279.7
Violent Crime 296 405.3 399.9 387.8
Burglary 199 272.5 252.0 314.2
Larceny 1,112 1,522.7 1,184.9 1,398.0
Car Theft 53 72.6 172.9 246.0
Property Crime 1,364 1,867.7 1,609.8 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Frederick

296.0
Violent Crimes
405.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
4.52%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 246.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Frederick each year. That compares to a 1 in 250.1 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Frederick is 405.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 4.52% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 1.36% higher than the Maryland violent crime rate of 399.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Frederick

1,364.0
Property Crimes
1,867.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
-4.62%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 53.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Frederick each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Frederick is 1,867.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -4.62% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 16.02% higher than the Maryland property crime rate of 1,609.8 per 100,000 people.

Frederick 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 Frederick

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Salina, KS 46,567 1,939 4,163.9 3,706.5 457.4
Hutchinson, KS 40,431 1,443 3,569.0 3,190.6 378.4
McPherson, KS 13,053 333 2,551.1 2,336.6 214.5
Russell, KS 4,412 80 1,813.2 1,586.6 226.7
Ellsworth, KS 2,943 38 1,291.2 1,189.3 101.9
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