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Crime rate in Boylston, Massachusetts (MA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Boylston, MA compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Boylston, MA

The 2018 crime rate in Boylston, MA is 42 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 6.5 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 14.9% U.S. cities. The 2018 Boylston crime rate rose by 75% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Boylston has seen decreasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Boylston, MA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Boylston:

42.1
West Boylston:

91.0
Shrewsbury:

18.0
Northborough:

31.1
Berlin:

104.9
Worcester:

278.2
Clinton:

21.1
Holden:

24.2
Sterling:

37.0
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Boylston by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(72.0)
1
(23.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(46.5)
0
(0.0)
2
(45.6)
2
(45.6)
7
(156.8)
4
(88.8)
6
(131.8)
2
(43.4)
2
(42.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
7
(167.9)
9
(210.0)
4
(93.1)
10
(232.7)
7
(161.7)
10
(228.1)
19
(433.6)
25
(560.2)
17
(377.2)
14
(307.6)
1
(21.7)
7
(149.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
36
(863.5)
29
(676.8)
22
(512.2)
21
(488.6)
22
(508.1)
116
(2,646)
31
(707.4)
14
(313.7)
13
(288.4)
7
(153.8)
14
(303.7)
5
(107.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
3
(72.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(23.3)
1
(23.3)
1
(23.1)
7
(159.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.4)
1
(22.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.7)
1
(21.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index66.446.428.947.033.5143.767.884.957.554.124.142.1

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 Massachusetts and other state lists, there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Boylston, Massachusetts as of October 19, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Boylston is 2,178 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Boylston:

42.8
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Boylston:

21.7
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Boylston:

65.9
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Boylston:

44.4
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Boylston:

78.4
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2011
Boylston:

22.8
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Boylston:

22.8
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Boylston:

0.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Boylston:

23.3
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Boylston:

0.0
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Boylston:

11.7
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Boylston:

36.0
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Boylston:

24.8
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Boylston:

25.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Boylston:

0.0
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Boylston:

38.5
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Boylston:

22.8
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Boylston:

69.2
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Boylston:

93.2
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Boylston:

131.1
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2011
Boylston:

122.1
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Boylston:

201.9
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Boylston:

61.2
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Boylston:

74.5
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Boylston:

47.7
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Boylston:

75.8
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Boylston:

87.6
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Boylston:

150.0
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Boylston:

128.8
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Boylston:

84.9
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: 13 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.14
Massachusetts average:

2.42

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 13 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Massachusetts average:

2.40

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 13 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.20
Massachusetts average:

2.57

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 13 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
Massachusetts average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 12 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Massachusetts average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 13 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.28
Massachusetts average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 13 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.28
Massachusetts average:

2.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 13 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
Massachusetts average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 13 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.33
Massachusetts average:

2.61

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 13 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.33
Massachusetts average:

2.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 12 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.25
Massachusetts average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 12 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.25
Massachusetts average:

2.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 12 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.25
Massachusetts average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 12 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.25
Massachusetts average:

2.56

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Boylston, MA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 01505.