Rockland, ME Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
127
Total Crimes
1,776.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-24.30%
Below National Average
81 out of 109
In Maine
5,245 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Rockland, ME?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Rockland is 1,776.0 per 100,000 people. That's -24.30% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 40.42% higher than the Maine total crime rate of 1,264.8 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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Rockland SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
4
Safety
8
Amenities
6
Education
8
Commute
9.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Rockland
/ 100k People
Maine
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 127 1,776.0 1,264.8 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 1.6 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 12.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 6 83.9 58.4 279.7
Violent Crime 7 97.9 108.6 387.8
Burglary 15 209.8 148.8 314.2
Larceny 103 1,440.4 943.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 2 28.0 63.8 246.0
Property Crime 120 1,678.1 1,156.2 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Rockland

7
Violent Crimes
97.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-74.76%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,021.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Rockland each year. That compares to a 1 in 921.0 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Rockland is 97.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -74.76% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -9.85% lower than the Maine violent crime rate of 108.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Rockland

120
Property Crimes
1,678.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
-14.30%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 59.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Rockland each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Rockland is 1,678.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -14.30% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 45.14% higher than the Maine property crime rate of 1,156.2 per 100,000 people.

Rockland 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 Rockland

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Brunswick, ME 20,566 203 987.1 909.3 77.8
Augusta, ME 18,653 692 3,709.9 3,307.8 402.1
Waterville, ME 16,654 448 2,690.0 2,497.9 192.1
Brewer, ME 8,988 218 2,425.5 2,358.7 66.8
Topsham, ME 8,891 75 843.5 798.6 45.0
Bath, ME 8,322 98 1,177.6 1,129.5 48.1
Ellsworth, ME 8,231 186 2,259.7 2,162.6 97.2
Winslow, ME 7,599 100 1,316.0 1,184.4 131.6
Belfast, ME 6,681 53 793.3 793.3 0.0
Gardiner, ME 5,639 36 638.4 602.9 35.5
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