Presque Isle, ME Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
248
Total Crimes
2,780.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
12.28%
Above National Average
98 out of 109
In Maine
7,534 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Presque Isle, ME?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Presque Isle is 2,780.9 per 100,000 people. That's 12.28% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 104.37% 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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Presque Isle SnackAbility

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

How Does Presque Isle Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Presque Isle
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 248 2,780.9 1,360.7 2,476.7
Murder 1 11.2 1.5 5.0
Robbery 1 11.2 14.0 81.6
Aggravated Assault 18 201.8 61.3 250.2
Violent Crime 23 257.9 115.2 366.7
Burglary 42 471.0 174.8 340.5
Larceny 171 1,917.5 1,016.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 12 134.6 54.0 219.9
Property Crime 225 2,523.0 1,245.6 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Presque Isle

23.0
Violent Crimes
257.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-29.67%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 387.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Presque Isle each year. That compares to a 1 in 868.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Presque Isle is 257.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -29.67% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 123.95% higher than the Maine violent crime rate of 115.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Presque Isle

225.0
Property Crimes
2,523.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
19.58%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 39.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Presque Isle each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Presque Isle is 2,523.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 19.58% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 102.56% higher than the Maine property crime rate of 1,245.6 per 100,000 people.

Presque Isle 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 Presque Isle

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Caribou, ME 7,548 134 1,775.3 1,669.3 106.0
Houlton, ME 5,720 180 3,146.9 2,797.2 349.7
Fort Fairfield, ME 3,256 12 368.6 337.8 30.7
Limestone, ME 2,200 20 909.1 818.2 90.9
Van Buren, ME 1,972 10 507.1 405.7 101.4
Washburn, ME 1,533 36 2,348.3 2,217.9 130.5
Ashland, ME 1,206 4 331.7 165.8 165.8
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