Pocomoke City, MD Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2022-04-07
109
Total Crimes
2,708.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
15.43%
Above National Average
45 out of 75
In Maryland
6,870 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Pocomoke City, MD?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Pocomoke City is 2,708.1 per 100,000 people. That's 15.43% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 34.75% 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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Pocomoke City SnackAbility

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

How Does Pocomoke City Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Pocomoke City
/ 100k People
Maryland
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 109 2,708.1 2,009.7 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 9.1 6.5
Robbery 2 49.7 118.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 0 0.0 243.7 279.7
Violent Crime 3 74.5 399.9 387.8
Burglary 15 372.7 252.0 314.2
Larceny 89 2,211.2 1,184.9 1,398.0
Car Theft 2 49.7 172.9 246.0
Property Crime 106 2,633.5 1,609.8 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Pocomoke City

3.0
Violent Crimes
74.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-80.78%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,341.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Pocomoke City each year. That compares to a 1 in 250.1 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Pocomoke City is 74.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -80.78% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -81.36% lower than the Maryland violent crime rate of 399.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Pocomoke City

106.0
Property Crimes
2,633.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
34.49%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 38.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Pocomoke City each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Pocomoke City is 2,633.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 34.49% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 63.59% higher than the Maryland property crime rate of 1,609.8 per 100,000 people.

Pocomoke City Crime Compared To Maryland Average

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