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Total crime 41%
Violent crime 70%
Property crime 35%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFarmington/100k peopleMaine/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime108n/a (estimate)1,3911,2652,346
Murder0n/a0.01.66.5
Rape4n/a51.536.038.4
Robbery0n/a0.012.673.9
Assault5n/a64.458.4279.7
Violent crime9n/a (estimate)116109388
Burglary8n/a103.0148.8314.2
Theft90n/a1,159.2943.51,398.0
Vehicle theft1n/a12.963.8246.0
Property crime99n/a (estimate)1,2751,1561,958

Key findings

  • Farmington crime rates are 41% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Farmington are 70% lower than the national average
  • In Farmington you have a 1 in 72 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Farmington is safer than 70% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Farmington has increased by 8%

Farmington crime map

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The Farmington crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Farmington as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Farmington crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Farmington (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Farmington for every 100,000 residents. The Farmington total amount of daily crime is 1.10 times more than the Maine average and 1.69 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Farmington, is 1.07 times more than the Maine average, and it is 3.35 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Farmington has a daily crime average that is 1.10 times more than the Maine average and 1.54 times less than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Farmington (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Maine and all other cities across the US, is Farmington safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Farmington is safer than 45% of other cities in the state of Maine. In addition, Farmington is safer than 70% 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 Farmington. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Farmington is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Farmington

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Farmington is 1 in 863
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Farmington is 1 in 79
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Farmington is 1 in 72
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Farmington? If you reside in Farmington, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 863. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 79 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Farmington, is 1 in 72.

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

      Determining whether Farmington is becoming less or more safe for its residents (per 100,000) is most easily done by comparing year-over-year crime rates. Farmington violent crime rates have increased by 10%. At the same time, property crime has increased by 8% year over year. Total crimes for Farmington has increased by 8% in the same time frame.

      Farmington police department

      ItemFarmingtonMaineNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)141,653558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.82.13.3
      There are a total of 14 Farmington police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 12.5% less than the Maine average and 44.5% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Maine

      StateTotal offendersMaine /100KNational /100K
      Maine2,822220266
      There are a total of 2,822 sex offenders in Maine. This yields a total of 220 sex offenders in Maine per 100,000 residents which is 17% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Wilton, ME2,09025177203
      Chisholm, ME1,36244465508
      Madison, ME2,33658610668
      Livermore Falls, ME1,4452858561,141
      Anson, ME8531641,7431,908
      Farmington, ME4,1511161,2751,391

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Loch Lomond, VA4,1511471,0241,171
      Taylor, AZ4,1533641,6722,036
      Hooksett, NH4,149419891,029
      Pipestone, MN4,1492551,9472,201
      Vidalia, LA4,1484134,4954,908
      Farmington, ME4,1511161,2751,391
      Source: The Farmington, ME 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.