Bath, ME Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
140
Total Crimes
1,684.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-31.97%
Below National Average
78 out of 109
In Maine
5,392 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Bath, ME?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Bath is 1,684.9 per 100,000 people. That's -31.97% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 23.83% higher than the Maine total crime rate of 1,360.7 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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Bath SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
4
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Bath
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 140 1,684.9 1,360.7 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.5 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 14.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 4 48.1 61.3 250.2
Violent Crime 4 48.1 115.2 366.7
Burglary 8 96.3 174.8 340.5
Larceny 126 1,516.4 1,016.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 2 24.1 54.0 219.9
Property Crime 136 1,636.8 1,245.6 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Bath

4.0
Violent Crimes
48.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-86.87%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 2,077.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Bath each year. That compares to a 1 in 868.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Bath is 48.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -86.87% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -58.20% lower than the Maine violent crime rate of 115.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Bath

136.0
Property Crimes
1,636.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
-22.42%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 61.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Bath each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Bath is 1,636.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -22.42% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 31.41% higher than the Maine property crime rate of 1,245.6 per 100,000 people.

Bath Crime Compared To Maine Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Bath

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Lewiston, ME 35,865 823 2,294.7 1,996.4 298.3
Brunswick, ME 20,510 329 1,604.1 1,555.3 48.8
Topsham, ME 8,863 94 1,060.6 1,004.2 56.4
Freeport, ME 8,593 94 1,093.9 1,082.3 11.6
Yarmouth, ME 8,540 41 480.1 445.0 35.1
Gardiner, ME 5,645 46 814.9 744.0 70.9
Wiscasset, ME 3,697 25 676.2 622.1 54.1
Richmond, ME 3,440 25 726.7 668.6 58.1
Boothbay Harbor, ME 2,204 16 726.0 589.8 136.1
Damariscotta, ME 2,151 47 2,185.0 2,138.5 46.5
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