Boston, Massachusetts 

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Crime in Boston, Massachusetts

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

Boston violent crime is 37.3. (The US average is 22.7)
Boston property crime is 35.8. (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



Boston, MA Crime History

*Closest City
Year Violent Murder Rape Robbery Assault Property Burglary Larceny Auto
20001282.66.856.9429.3789.55000.6709.63017.81273.3
20011243.51161426.2745.35072.1713.22974.61384.3
20021166.210.161.9424.7669.64820.2642.12988.41189.7
20031216.26.644.4467.8697.44726.4736.52894.11095.8
20041192.410.546.4418.67174760.7783.53021.3955.9
20051317.712.947.2466.7790.94440.7798.32811.4831.1
20061339.513.348.9479.7797.54462732.83004.5724.8
20071155.21144.4378.87214152.9643.72931.6577.5
20081104.410.339.2396.7658.33710.6577.92734.8397.9
2009992843.1364.8576.13324473.42484.2366.4
2010903.511.339.7299553.43202.8556.92329.6316.3
2011845.210.143.6306.4485.13129.4560.42263.4305.6
2012835939.5302.9483.62909.5527.22124.8257.5
20136.143.3290.2442.82773.1480.92042.1250.1
2014725.78.142.8256.7418.12638.9409.51998.3231
2015706.85.736.1233.1431.92316.1354.31769.5192.3
2016707.47.341.3227431.82150.1272.61696181.5
2017669.28.342.5205.6412.82089308.81603.7176.5
2018622.58.140168.7405.72016.3266.71583.5166.1
2019607.2633148.7419.5243.71515.1



Crime in Nearby Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Winthrop, MA197.9690.118,69242019
Chelsea, MA666.71,466.840,49642019
Everett, MA519.11,320.147,19552019
Quincy, MA398.51,217.794,11352019
Somerville, MA203.31,255.181,66862019



Crime in Similar Size Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Baltimore, MD1,858.74,311.2597,2393602019
Washington, DC977.14,245.8705,7493942019
Detroit, MI1,965.34,302.9663,5026162019
Columbus, OH503.43,308.0906,1206432019
Charlotte-Mecklenburg, NC739.43,925.8944,2607222019


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





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I love Boston - 5/24/2021
Raised in Greater Boston area and I love this city. I went to the oldest school established in 1635 called Boston Latin School. Harvard was founded one year later in... Read More

Boston- if you like decent weather---Not Good - 5/6/2021
Boston blows. I have lived her for 50 years and let's be honest the weather overall stinks. You shovel about four feet of snow on average per year its freezing and even... Read More


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