Reported Annual Crime In Ellsworth

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleEllsworth/100k peopleMaine/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime316n/a (estimate)4,0151,9602,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleEllsworth/100k peopleMaine/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.01.74.9
Rape3n/a38.135.738.6
Robbery2n/a25.423.4101.9
Assault8n/a101.769.3237.8
Violent crime13n/a (estimate)165130373
Burglary48n/a609.9352.4491.4
Theft250n/a3,176.61,416.41,775.4
Vehicle theft5n/a63.561.2220.2
Property crime303n/a (estimate)3,8501,8302,487
The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Ellsworth, ME. These figures on reported criminal activity in Ellsworth, ME, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Ellsworth, ME is 105% higher than the average of the whole of the state of Maine, and when compared with the national average, is 40% higher than. When looking at violent crimes, Ellsworth, ME has 27% higher than violent crime rate than Maine average, while remaining 56% lower than the national average. In property crime, Ellsworth, ME is 110% higher than the average of Maine and is 55% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Ellsworth is 40% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11 daily crimes that occur in Ellsworth.
  • Ellsworth is safer than 35% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Ellsworth you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Ellsworth has decreased by 8%.

Find Real Estate Listings In Ellsworth

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In Ellsworth

Compare Ellsworth, ME Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Ellsworth (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Ellsworth, ME per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for Maine and on a national level. In Ellsworth, ME the total number of daily crimes is 2.05 times more than the Maine average and 1.40 times more than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Ellsworth, ME is 1.27 times more than the Maine average and 2.26 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Ellsworth, ME has a daily crime rate that is 2.10 times more than the Maine average and 1.55 times more than the national average.

How Safe is Ellsworth (higher is better)

Compared to the other cities in Maine and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Ellsworth, ME? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Ellsworth, ME has been ranked safer than 13% of other cities in the state of Maine. In addition, Ellsworth, ME is safer than 35% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Maine and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Ellsworth, ME. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Ellsworth, ME is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Ellsworth

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Ellsworth is 1 in 606
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Ellsworth is 1 in 26
The chance of being a victim of crime in Ellsworth is 1 in 25
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Ellsworth, ME? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Ellsworth, ME, you have a 1 in 606 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 26. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Ellsworth, ME is 1 in 25.

Year Over Year Crime In Ellsworth (per 100,000 people)

A good indicator of whether Ellsworth, ME is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in Ellsworth, ME has increased by 117%, while the property crime rate in Ellsworth, ME has decreased by 10% year over year. The number of total crimes in Ellsworth, ME has decreased by 8% year over year.

Ellsworth police department

ItemEllsworthMaineNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)201,653556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.62.13.3
There are a total of 20 Ellsworth police officers. This results in 2.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 24.9% greater than the Maine average and 21.2% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Maine

StateTotal offendersMaine /100KNational /100K
Maine3,169246222
There are a total of 3,169 sex offenders in Maine. This yields a total of 246 sex offenders in Maine per 100,000 residents which is 11% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Blue Hill, ME1,10248674721
Bar Harbor, ME2,524941,5391,633
Ellsworth, ME7,8041653,8504,015

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Village Green-Green Ridge, PA7,8042121,2211,433
Wahpeton, ND7,8041262,2802,406
Kalifornsky, AK7,8067092,7363,445
Charlestown, IN7,8029062,3253,231
Garden City Park, NY7,807162684845
Ellsworth, ME7,8041653,8504,015
Source: The Ellsworth, ME 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.