Reported Annual Crime In Hingham

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHingham/100k peopleMassachusetts/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime247n/a (estimate)1,0561,7952,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHingham/100k peopleMassachusetts/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.02.55.3
Rape1n/a4.332.041.7
Robbery1n/a4.371.098.0
Assault11n/a47.0252.5248.9
Violent crime13n/a (estimate)56358383
Burglary54n/a230.8249.1430.4
Theft175n/a748.11,078.01,694.4
Vehicle theft5n/a21.4109.9237.4
Property crime234n/a (estimate)1,0001,4372,362

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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 41% lower than in comparison to the Massachusetts mean and are 62% lower than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Hingham, MA has a rate that is 84% lower than the Massachusetts average; compared to the United States, it is 85% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Hingham, MA is 30% lower than its state's mean, and 58% lower than the country's average.
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The Hingham crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Hingham as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Hingham crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Hingham is 62% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.89 daily crimes that occur in Hingham.
  • Hingham is safer than 82% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Hingham you have a 1 in 95 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Hingham has decreased by 5%.

Compare Hingham, MA Crime To Other Cities

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 1.70 times less than the Massachusetts average and 2.60 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Hingham, MA are 6.44 times less than the Massachusetts average and 6.89 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Hingham, MA has a daily crime rate that is 1.44 times less than the Massachusetts average and 2.36 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 80% when compared to other Massachusetts cities, and 82% 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 1800
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Hingham is 1 in 100
The chance of being a victim of crime in Hingham is 1 in 95
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 1800. 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 100 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 95.

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 decreased by 38% in Hingham, MA, while property crimes in Hingham, MA have decreased by 2%. Crimes in total for Hingham, MA have decreased by 5% year over year.

Hingham police department

ItemHinghamMassachusettsNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)5311,659558,732
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 27.5% 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, MA3,68468274342
Marshfield Hills, MA2,51272289361
Marshfield, MA4,663120328447
Arlington, MA44,40884565649
North Pembroke, MA2,976130522653
Duxbury, MA1,49856634690
Green Harbor-Cedar Crest, MA2,770142570712
Hingham, MA5,777561,0001,056

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Robertsdale, AL5,7766224,6965,317
Sandersville, GA5,7764593,8104,269
Doney Park, AZ5,7752511,4411,692
Mount Carmel, PA5,7737091,9842,693
Laie, HI5,7822232,5192,742
Hingham, MA5,777561,0001,056
Source: The Hingham, MA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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