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Crime rate in Aberdeen, Maryland (MD): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Aberdeen, MD compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Aberdeen, MD

The 2018 crime rate in Aberdeen, MD is 276 (City-Data.com crime index), which is comparable to the U.S. average. It was higher than in 80.2% U.S. cities. The 2018 Aberdeen crime rate rose by 42% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Aberdeen has seen rise of violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Aberdeen, MD is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Aberdeen:

276.4
Havre de Grace:

162.3
Perryville:

185.4
Port Deposit:

318.7
Bel Air:

164.0
North East:

131.2
Rising Sun:

115.0
Elkton:

627.8
Chestertown:

178.4
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Aberdeen by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.4)
3
(19.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
6
(41.9)
2
(13.9)
4
(28.2)
4
(28.6)
7
(50.0)
5
(35.2)
4
(26.5)
7
(46.0)
4
(26.6)
9
(59.4)
7
(45.0)
8
(50.9)
5
(31.8)
8
(49.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
42
(293.5)
41
(285.8)
41
(289.0)
31
(221.5)
36
(257.1)
35
(246.5)
34
(225.2)
34
(223.6)
20
(133.0)
27
(178.1)
27
(173.6)
17
(108.3)
25
(159.0)
24
(148.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
111
(775.6)
58
(404.4)
70
(493.4)
64
(457.3)
45
(321.4)
46
(324.0)
40
(264.9)
34
(223.6)
26
(172.9)
35
(230.9)
52
(334.4)
51
(324.8)
44
(279.9)
84
(518.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
131
(915.3)
95
(662.3)
98
(690.8)
86
(614.5)
64
(457.0)
69
(486.0)
102
(675.5)
92
(604.9)
77
(512.0)
59
(389.3)
75
(482.3)
41
(261.1)
39
(248.1)
48
(296.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
604
(4,220)
635
(4,427)
567
(3,997)
501
(3,580)
471
(3,364)
527
(3,712)
458
(3,033)
338
(2,223)
413
(2,746)
428
(2,824)
234
(1,505)
202
(1,286)
176
(1,120)
256
(1,579)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
67
(468.1)
62
(432.2)
37
(260.8)
37
(264.4)
32
(228.5)
31
(218.3)
30
(198.7)
34
(223.6)
16
(106.4)
9
(59.4)
14
(90.0)
8
(50.9)
6
(38.2)
10
(61.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
6
(41.9)
7
(48.8)
3
(21.1)
16
(114.3)
1
(7.1)
3
(21.1)
9
(59.6)
4
(26.3)
4
(26.6)
1
(6.6)
5
(32.2)
7
(44.6)
4
(25.4)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index547.0449.7437.0388.1380.5366.9339.4297.7250.0292.1269.0250.2194.3276.4

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Maryland and other state lists, there were 51 registered sex offenders living in Aberdeen, Maryland as of September 22, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Aberdeen is 303 to 1.


When are crimes committed in Aberdeen, MD?

Violent crime rate in 2018
Aberdeen:

382.5
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Aberdeen:

251.3
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Aberdeen:

305.7
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Aberdeen:

311.9
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Aberdeen:

263.9
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Aberdeen:

179.5
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Aberdeen:

269.6
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Aberdeen:

284.7
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Aberdeen:

320.5
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Aberdeen:

353.5
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Aberdeen:

368.0
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Aberdeen:

419.4
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Aberdeen:

373.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Aberdeen:

576.4
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Aberdeen:

286.5
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Aberdeen:

289.8
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Aberdeen:

371.2
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Aberdeen:

147.4
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Aberdeen:

111.3
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Aberdeen:

124.2
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Aberdeen:

185.2
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Aberdeen:

227.9
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Aberdeen:

255.7
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Aberdeen:

265.6
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Aberdeen:

316.5
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Aberdeen:

315.5
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Aberdeen:

293.9
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Aberdeen:

341.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Aberdeen:

377.1
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Aberdeen:

418.6
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Aberdeen:

464.3
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Aberdeen:

356.1
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Aberdeen:

325.3
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Aberdeen:

347.5
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 50 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.28
Maryland average:

2.68

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 49 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.48
Maryland average:

2.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 51 (41 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.61
Maryland average:

2.86

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 46 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.57
Maryland average:

2.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 49 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.64
Maryland average:

2.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 48 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.66
Maryland average:

3.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 49 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.56
Maryland average:

2.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 49 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.58
Maryland average:

2.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 55 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.17
Maryland average:

2.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 55 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.21
Maryland average:

2.75

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 54 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.22
Maryland average:

2.78

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 54 (44 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.10
Maryland average:

2.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 52 (42 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.03
Maryland average:

2.68

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 48 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.82
Maryland average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 48 (39 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.82
Maryland average:

2.68

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 46 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.67
Maryland average:

2.77

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Aberdeen, MD
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 21001, 21078.