Brunswick, ME Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
329
Total Crimes
1,604.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-35.23%
Below National Average
74 out of 109
In Maine
5,183 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Brunswick, ME?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Brunswick is 1,604.1 per 100,000 people. That's -35.23% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 17.89% 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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Brunswick SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
6
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Brunswick
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 329 1,604.1 1,360.7 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.5 5.0
Robbery 1 4.9 14.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 3 14.6 61.3 250.2
Violent Crime 10 48.8 115.2 366.7
Burglary 16 78.0 174.8 340.5
Larceny 297 1,448.1 1,016.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 6 29.3 54.0 219.9
Property Crime 319 1,555.3 1,245.6 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Brunswick

10.0
Violent Crimes
48.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-86.70%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 2,051.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Brunswick each year. That compares to a 1 in 868.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Brunswick is 48.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -86.70% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -57.66% lower than the Maine violent crime rate of 115.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Brunswick

319.0
Property Crimes
1,555.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
-26.28%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 64.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Brunswick each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Brunswick is 1,555.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -26.28% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 24.87% higher than the Maine property crime rate of 1,245.6 per 100,000 people.

Brunswick 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 Brunswick

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
Auburn, ME 23,214 545 2,347.7 2,201.3 146.5
Falmouth, ME 12,378 139 1,123.0 1,098.7 24.2
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
Bath, ME 8,309 140 1,684.9 1,636.8 48.1
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