Reported Annual Crime In Hingham

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHingham/100k peopleMassachusetts/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime257n/a (estimate)1,1092,0822,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHingham/100k peopleMassachusetts/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.01.94.9
Rape1n/a4.330.538.6
Robbery0n/a0.077.8101.9
Assault20n/a86.3280.7237.8
Violent crime21n/a (estimate)91391373
Burglary49n/a211.5322.2491.4
Theft180n/a777.01,249.71,775.4
Vehicle theft7n/a30.2118.8220.2
Property crime236n/a (estimate)1,0191,6912,487
The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Hingham, MA for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Hingham, MA is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Hingham, MA crime rates are 47% lower than in comparison to the Massachusetts mean and are 61% lower than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Hingham, MA has a rate that is 77% lower than the Massachusetts average; compared to the United States, it is 76% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Hingham, MA is 40% lower than its state's mean, and 59% lower than the country's average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Hingham is 61% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.04 daily crimes that occur in Hingham.
  • Hingham is safer than 79% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Hingham you have a 1 in 91 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Hingham has decreased by 11%.

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Daily Crime In Hingham (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Hingham, MA per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Massachusetts as well as national figures. In Hingham, MA the total number of daily crimes is 1.88 times less than the Massachusetts average and 2.58 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Hingham, MA are 4.31 times less than the Massachusetts average and 4.11 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Hingham, MA has a daily crime rate that is 1.66 times less than the Massachusetts average and 2.44 times less than the daily national average.

How Safe is Hingham (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Hingham, MA compared to other areas of Massachusetts, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Hingham, MA safer than 74% when compared to other Massachusetts cities, and 79% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in Massachusetts, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Hingham, MA. At this time, Hingham, MA sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Hingham

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Hingham is 1 in 1104
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Hingham is 1 in 99
The chance of being a victim of crime in Hingham is 1 in 91
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Hingham, MA? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Hingham, MA, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 1104. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 99 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Hingham, MA is 1 in 91.

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

The year over year crime rate for Hingham, MA is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Hingham, MA has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 23% in Hingham, MA, while property crimes in Hingham, MA have decreased by 13%. Crimes in total for Hingham, MA have decreased by 11% year over year.

Hingham police department

ItemHinghamMassachusettsNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)5311,659556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.42.23.3
There are a total of 53 Hingham police officers. This results in 2.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 9.5% greater than the Massachusetts average and 27.8% 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
South Duxbury, MA3,75274322397
Duxbury, MA1,19791310401
Marshfield Hills, MA2,42392399491
Marshfield, MA4,227175431606
Belmont, MA25,17331592623
Hingham, MA5,199911,0191,109

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Forked River, NJ5,1992301,4661,696
Ocean Bluff-Brant Rock, MA5,1982931,2691,562
Mascotte, FL5,1972962,5532,849
Gray, LA5,2025933,6854,278
Bowie, TX5,1952925,5675,859
Hingham, MA5,199911,0191,109
Source: The Hingham, 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.