Riverdale Park, MD Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
214
Total Crimes
2,948.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
25.68%
Above National Average
51 out of 75
In Maryland
7,163 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Riverdale Park, MD?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Riverdale Park is 2,948.5 per 100,000 people. That's 25.68% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 46.71% 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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Riverdale Park SnackAbility

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

How Does Riverdale Park Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Riverdale Park
/ 100k People
Maryland
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 214 2,948.5 2,009.7 2,346.0
Murder 1 13.8 9.1 6.5
Robbery 7 96.4 118.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 14 192.9 243.7 279.7
Violent Crime 22 303.1 399.9 387.8
Burglary 19 261.8 252.0 314.2
Larceny 149 2,052.9 1,184.9 1,398.0
Car Theft 24 330.7 172.9 246.0
Property Crime 192 2,645.4 1,609.8 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Riverdale Park

22.0
Violent Crimes
303.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-21.84%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 329.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Riverdale Park each year. That compares to a 1 in 250.1 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Riverdale Park is 303.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -21.84% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -24.20% lower than the Maryland violent crime rate of 399.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Riverdale Park

192.0
Property Crimes
2,645.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
35.09%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 37.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Riverdale Park each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Riverdale Park is 2,645.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 35.09% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 64.33% higher than the Maryland property crime rate of 1,609.8 per 100,000 people.

Riverdale Park 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 Riverdale Park

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
Brentwood, MD 3,494 66 1,889.0 1,459.6 429.3
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
Edmonston, MD 1,499 30 2,001.3 1,934.6 66.7
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