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2020 Compare Crime Rates:
Washington, DC vs Baltimore, MD

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 Washington, DCBaltimore, MDUnited States
 56.277.822.7
 63.967.635.4

The Crime Indices range from 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime). Our crime rates are based on FBI data.


YOU SHOULD KNOW

Violent crime is composed of four offenses: murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault.

Property crime includes the offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson. The object of the theft-type offenses is the taking of money or property, but there is no force or threat of force against the victims.


  Cities with the Least Crime Near Washington, District of ColumbiaCrime Index
 Occoquan, VA6.3
 Remington, VA8.6
 Clifton, VA9.5
 Brentwood, MD10.0
 Purcellville, VA10.3
 Quantico, VA10.8
 Fairmount Heights, MD11.4
 Shepherdstown, WV11.6
 Hillsboro, VA11.7
 Sperryville, VA12.1

Reviews for Washington    96 Reviews
Great town with it's challenges - 7/18/2019
Moved to DC 40 years ago from Mpls-St. Paul. DC is an amazing town. Downside is people are very competitive, everything is expensive. Great restaurants, foodie heaven... Read More

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Day to Day Life is Stressful - 11/14/2017
I've lived in and around the District for 40 years and have watched it become increasingly congested and stressful. Commutes are a nightmare made worse by the rise of... Read More

Washington, DC - 9/28/2015
I've been in DC for 10 yrs now. It's a great place to live, if can afford it. I'm a Chicago native. I came to DC by way of Military.DC was my final duty station. After... Read More

Reviews for Baltimore    99 Reviews
It is AMAZING if you know ehere to live in the cit - 1/4/2020
Ive lived in Baltimore for some time now and it is very... Read More

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Great city for ages 18-30. Get out while you can. - 7/27/2019
For starters Baltimore is a great independent city filled with rich history, great sports teams (present/ past), a variety of cultural foods and local delicacies all... Read More

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ZIPS IN WASHINGTON, DC
20011, 20002, 20019, 20020, 20009, 20001, 20032, 20016, 20010, 20003, 53 total
ZIPS IN BALTIMORE, MD
21215, 21206, 21224, 21218, 21229, 21217, 21230, 21212, 21225, 21239, 21 total

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