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Total crime 45%
Violent crime 68%
Property crime 40%
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StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFairmount Heights/100k peopleMaryland/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime52n/a (estimate)3,3922,0102,346
Murder3n/a195.79.16.5
Rape0n/a0.028.638.4
Robbery5n/a326.2118.573.9
Assault2n/a130.5243.7279.7
Violent crime10n/a (estimate)652400388
Burglary11n/a717.5252.0314.2
Theft23n/a1,500.31,184.91,398.0
Vehicle theft8n/a521.9172.9246.0
Property crime42n/a (estimate)2,7401,6101,958

Key findings

  • Fairmount Heights crime rates are 45% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Fairmount Heights are 68% higher than the national average
  • In Fairmount Heights you have a 1 in 30 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Fairmount Heights is safer than 11% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Fairmount Heights has not changed

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      Daily Crime In Fairmount Heights (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Fairmount Heights

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Fairmount Heights is 1 in 154
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Fairmount Heights is 1 in 37
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Fairmount Heights is 1 in 30

      Year Over Year Crime In Fairmount Heights (per 100,000 people)

      Fairmount Heights police department

      ItemFairmount HeightsMarylandNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)15,343558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents0.73.33.3
      There are a total of 1 Fairmount Heights police officers. This results in 0.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 80.3% less than the Maryland average and 79.8% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Maryland

      StateTotal offendersMaryland /100KNational /100K
      Maryland7,370135266
      There are a total of 7,370 sex offenders in Maryland. This yields a total of 135 sex offenders in Maryland per 100,000 residents which is 49% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Garrett Park, MD1,05856226282
      Cabin John, MD1,95856226282
      Somerset, MD1,21556226282
      Chevy Chase town, MD2,94863253315
      Kensington, MD2,11163253315
      Derwood, MD2,01265261326
      Brookmont, MD3,81076307383
      Fairmount Heights, MD1,5656522,7403,392

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Mount Carroll, IL1,565201735936
      Oxford, ME1,565982,8332,930
      Walnut Cove, NC1,5651819601,140
      Sistersville, WV1,565164645809
      Sutton-Alpine, AK1,5644171,1251,543
      Fairmount Heights, MD1,5656522,7403,392
      Source: The Fairmount Heights, MD crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.