Portland, Maine 

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Crime in Portland, Maine

Crime is ranked on a scale of 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime)

Portland violent crime is 21.1. (The US average is 22.7)
Portland property crime is 44.8. (The US average is 35.4)

NOTE: Click on the links below to see charts for each crime category.
 Violent Crimes  - Murder  Rape  Robbery  Assault
 Property Crimes  - Burglary  Larceny  Auto Theft



Portland, ME Crime History

*Closest City
Year Violent Murder Rape Robbery Assault Property Burglary Larceny Auto
2000333.3093.688.9150.84220.28193364.836.5
2001308.41.560.1104.9141.94342.9729.53443.8169.6
2002291.34.664.492130.35112.49753904.4233
2003375.61.679.1156.7138.14711.51049.13400.2262.3
2004395.73.154.5146.4191.64690.3814.73632.6243
2005416.54.760.81561954632.68363526.7269.8
20064324.756.3233.2137.75385.7843.64240302.1
2007367.31.639.7163.8162.24895.5893.63746256
2008405.46.467170.8161.24419.4770.93442.6205.9
2009375.16.443.3192.4133.14498.1875.33451.3171.5
2010383.19.552.2204.2117.24624.3948.33555.7120.3
2011287.1354.413990.73987.3666.33166.9154.1
2012260.51.549.7123.585.83963.1618.93220.8123.5
20131.531.7128.3105.73942.3578.13260.1104.1
20142381.530.196.41103214.8370.62762.981.3
2015321.8349.4148.2121.23026.2398.12524.8103.3
2016292.4353.788147.72677.53522215.1110.4
2017277.3371.682120.82634.2247.52242.1144.6
2018286.6373.173.1137.32427252.32044.9129.9
2019242.34.543.664.7129.42580.6272.42196.9111.3



Crime in Nearby Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Cape Elizabeth, ME10.7491.99,38352019
South Portland, ME186.92,191.923,68252019
Scarborough, ME53.51,231.617,23092019
Falmouth, ME24.21,098.712,26092019
Westbrook, ME177.41,382.716,056102019



Crime in Similar Size Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Haverhill, MA524.01,310.760,001742019
Methuen, MA187.31,088.244,332792019
Lawrence, MA674.21,188.972,936812019
Peabody, MA231.6819.152,721862019
Lynn, MA492.31,426.293,140892019


Visualize the relationship between violent and property crime in similar size cities.





Reviews for Portland    35 Reviews

Ruined by pandemic, Not worth cost to live here - 10/23/2021
Used to be great before the pandemic. Now people from out of state have ruined it by paying New York prices for real estate site unseen. Why would you live in Maine when... Read More

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Tears and Jimmy Johns - 6/23/2021
I have never lived here but the lack of Jimmy John’s is depressing and makes me wish I was deceased.... Read More

bad experience!! - 9/21/2018
I found out I was allergic to corn on the cob here. I would give Portland twelve thumbs downs if I could. My friend told me there was a subway here and I thought he... Read More
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