Greenbelt, MD Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
836
Total Crimes
3,570.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
52.18%
Above National Average
59 out of 75
In Maryland
7,715 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Greenbelt, MD?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Greenbelt is 3,570.1 per 100,000 people. That's 52.18% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 77.64% 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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Greenbelt SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
4

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Greenbelt
/ 100k People
Maryland
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 836 3,570.1 2,009.7 2,346.0
Murder 1 4.3 9.1 6.5
Robbery 41 175.1 118.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 65 277.6 243.7 279.7
Violent Crime 110 469.7 399.9 387.8
Burglary 63 269.0 252.0 314.2
Larceny 588 2,511.0 1,184.9 1,398.0
Car Theft 75 320.3 172.9 246.0
Property Crime 726 3,100.3 1,609.8 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Greenbelt

110.0
Violent Crimes
469.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
21.13%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 212.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Greenbelt each year. That compares to a 1 in 250.1 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Greenbelt is 469.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 21.13% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 17.48% higher than the Maryland violent crime rate of 399.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Greenbelt

726.0
Property Crimes
3,100.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
58.32%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 32.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Greenbelt each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Greenbelt is 3,100.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 58.32% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 92.59% higher than the Maryland property crime rate of 1,609.8 per 100,000 people.

Greenbelt 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 Greenbelt

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
New Carrollton, MD 13,036 198 1,518.9 1,265.7 253.1
Riverdale Park, MD 7,258 214 2,948.5 2,645.4 303.1
Berwyn Heights, MD 3,278 71 2,166.0 1,952.4 213.5
University Park, MD 2,651 31 1,169.4 1,169.4 0.0
Landover Hills, MD 1,656 86 5,193.2 4,649.8 543.5
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