Reported Annual Crime In Amherst Center

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAmherst Center/100k peopleMassachusetts/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,835 (estimate)2,0822,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAmherst Center/100k peopleMassachusetts/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a1.94.9
Rapen/an/an/a30.538.6
Robberyn/an/an/a77.8101.9
Assaultn/an/an/a280.7237.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)532 (estimate)391373
Burglaryn/an/an/a322.2491.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,249.71,775.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a118.8220.2
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,303 (estimate)1,6912,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Amherst Center is 1% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.77 daily crimes that occur in Amherst Center.
  • Amherst Center is safer than 21% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Amherst Center you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Amherst Center has increased by 13%.

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Daily Crime In Amherst Center (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Amherst Center

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Amherst Center is 1 in 188
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Amherst Center is 1 in 44
The chance of being a victim of crime in Amherst Center is 1 in 36

Year Over Year Crime In Amherst Center (per 100,000 people)

Amherst Center police department

ItemAmherst CenterMassachusettsNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4911,659556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.32.23.3
There are a total of 49 Amherst Center police officers. This results in 1.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 40.3% less than the Massachusetts average and 60.6% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Massachusetts

StateTotal offendersMassachusetts /100KNational /100K
Massachusetts3,87661222
There are a total of 3,876 sex offenders in Massachusetts. This yields a total of 61 sex offenders in Massachusetts per 100,000 residents which is 73% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Hatfield, MA1,420243334577
Granby, MA1,514157692849
South Deerfield, MA1,733161695856
Belchertown, MA3,0102501,0811,330
Easthampton Town, MA16,0662001,2351,435
Amherst Center, MA19,5435322,3032,835

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Warrensburg, MO19,5482223,6073,830
Evans, CO19,5352671,8802,147
Weirton, WV19,5231251,5931,717
Lynbrook, NY19,5172671,1281,395
West Pensacola, FL19,5717004,2624,962
Amherst Center, MA19,5435322,3032,835
Source: The Amherst Center, MA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.