Montpelier, VT Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
182
Total Crimes
2,464.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-0.51%
Below National Average
40 out of 52
In Vermont
7,032 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Montpelier, VT?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Montpelier is 2,464.1 per 100,000 people. That's -0.51% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 51.49% higher than the Vermont total crime rate of 1,626.6 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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Montpelier SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
7
Education
9
Commute
9

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Montpelier
/ 100k People
Vermont
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 182 2,464.1 1,626.6 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.8 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 11.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 5 67.7 144.6 250.2
Violent Crime 11 148.9 202.2 366.7
Burglary 7 94.8 204.3 340.5
Larceny 164 2,220.4 1,172.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 0 0.0 47.8 219.9
Property Crime 171 2,315.2 1,424.4 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Montpelier

11.0
Violent Crimes
148.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-59.39%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 671.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Montpelier each year. That compares to a 1 in 494.4 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Montpelier is 148.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -59.39% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -26.36% lower than the Vermont violent crime rate of 202.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Montpelier

171.0
Property Crimes
2,315.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
9.73%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 43.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Montpelier each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Montpelier is 2,315.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 9.73% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 62.54% higher than the Vermont property crime rate of 1,424.4 per 100,000 people.

Montpelier Crime Compared To Vermont Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Montpelier

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Barre, VT 8,551 267 3,122.4 2,374.0 748.5
Northfield, VT 5,990 50 834.7 617.7 217.0
Stowe, VT 4,452 49 1,100.6 1,078.2 22.5
Hardwick, VT 2,852 33 1,157.1 981.8 175.3
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