Compared to the other cities in Massachusetts and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Abington, MA? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Abington, MA has been ranked safer than 42% of other cities in the state of Massachusetts. In addition, Abington, MA is safer than 54% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Massachusetts and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Abington, MA. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Abington, MA is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.