Mount Rainier, MD Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
288
Total Crimes
3,536.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
50.76%
Above National Average
58 out of 75
In Maryland
7,683 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Mount Rainier, MD?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Mount Rainier is 3,536.8 per 100,000 people. That's 50.76% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 75.99% 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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Mount Rainier SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
9
Affordability
3
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
7
Commute
4

How Does Mount Rainier Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Mount Rainier
/ 100k People
Maryland
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 288 3,536.8 2,009.7 2,346.0
Murder 1 12.3 9.1 6.5
Robbery 19 233.3 118.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 12 147.4 243.7 279.7
Violent Crime 33 405.3 399.9 387.8
Burglary 24 294.7 252.0 314.2
Larceny 199 2,443.8 1,184.9 1,398.0
Car Theft 32 393.0 172.9 246.0
Property Crime 255 3,131.5 1,609.8 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Mount Rainier

33.0
Violent Crimes
405.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
4.50%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 246.8 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Mount Rainier each year. That compares to a 1 in 250.1 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Mount Rainier is 405.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 4.50% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 1.35% higher than the Maryland violent crime rate of 399.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Mount Rainier

255.0
Property Crimes
3,131.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
59.92%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 31.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Mount Rainier each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Mount Rainier is 3,131.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 59.92% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 94.53% higher than the Maryland property crime rate of 1,609.8 per 100,000 people.

Mount Rainier 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 Mount Rainier

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
Riverdale Park, MD 7,258 214 2,948.5 2,645.4 303.1
Brentwood, MD 3,494 66 1,889.0 1,459.6 429.3
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
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