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


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

Crime rate in Ludlow, MA

The 2018 crime rate in Ludlow, MA is 108 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.5 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 41.4% U.S. cities. The 2018 Ludlow crime rate rose by 2% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Ludlow has seen decreasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Ludlow, MA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Ludlow:

108.4
Wilbraham:

107.1
Springfield:

424.6
Chicopee:

285.0
Granby:

82.6
South Hadley:

104.5
Palmer:

179.3
East Longmeadow:

126.1
Belchertown:

68.6
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Ludlow by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(4.4)
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
(4.6)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(4.6)
0
(0.0)
3
(13.6)
2
(8.9)
1
(4.4)
2
(9.1)
0
(0.0)
2
(9.4)
7
(33.0)
6
(27.9)
2
(9.3)
8
(37.2)
2
(9.3)
2
(9.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
7
(32.0)
7
(31.7)
2
(9.1)
5
(22.2)
7
(30.6)
9
(40.9)
9
(42.4)
12
(56.3)
8
(37.7)
5
(23.2)
6
(27.9)
5
(23.3)
4
(18.6)
2
(9.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
27
(123.4)
8
(36.2)
17
(77.0)
8
(35.5)
11
(48.1)
17
(77.2)
2
(9.4)
14
(65.7)
17
(80.1)
35
(162.6)
22
(102.3)
39
(181.5)
46
(213.7)
41
(189.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
64
(292.6)
61
(276.3)
71
(321.8)
84
(372.8)
63
(275.5)
66
(299.6)
76
(358.0)
115
(539.8)
78
(367.7)
65
(301.9)
51
(237.1)
65
(302.6)
44
(204.4)
47
(217.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
199
(909.8)
179
(810.8)
161
(729.6)
206
(914.3)
215
(940.1)
230
(1,044)
219
(1,031)
233
(1,094)
232
(1,094)
218
(1,013)
184
(855.4)
195
(907.7)
145
(673.5)
169
(782.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
37
(169.2)
34
(154.0)
22
(99.7)
16
(71.0)
19
(83.1)
28
(127.1)
22
(103.6)
13
(61.0)
10
(47.1)
14
(65.0)
16
(74.4)
27
(125.7)
24
(111.5)
12
(55.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(4.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(13.3)
1
(4.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(14.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(9.3)
1
(4.6)
1
(4.6)
City-Data.com crime index108.480.888.789.294.6107.989.2124.0127.0128.693.0140.6105.9108.4

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 Massachusetts and other state lists, there were 19 registered sex offenders living in Ludlow, Massachusetts as of September 26, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Ludlow is 1,111 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Ludlow:

118.1
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Ludlow:

125.4
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Ludlow:

139.6
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Ludlow:

74.4
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Ludlow:

120.8
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Ludlow:

91.9
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Ludlow:

70.4
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Ludlow:

25.9
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Ludlow:

68.1
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Ludlow:

52.5
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Ludlow:

37.7
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Ludlow:

56.6
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Ludlow:

34.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Ludlow:

82.3
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Ludlow:

107.3
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Ludlow:

44.4
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Ludlow:

91.8
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Ludlow:

91.0
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Ludlow:

91.3
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Ludlow:

124.7
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Ludlow:

101.3
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Ludlow:

120.8
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Ludlow:

135.3
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Ludlow:

171.8
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Ludlow:

138.7
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Ludlow:

131.2
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Ludlow:

114.6
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Ludlow:

130.9
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Ludlow:

115.8
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Ludlow:

118.9
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Ludlow:

129.4
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Ludlow:

111.5
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Ludlow:

132.4
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Ludlow:

146.0
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: 49 (38 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.76
Massachusetts average:

2.42

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 49 (40 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.86
Massachusetts average:

2.40

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 44 (38 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.77
Massachusetts average:

2.57

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 43 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Massachusetts average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 43 (37 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.72
Massachusetts average:

2.50

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 38 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.51
Massachusetts average:

2.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 37 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Massachusetts average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 38 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.55
Massachusetts average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 37 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.45
Massachusetts average:

2.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 38 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.44
Massachusetts average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 40 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.51
Massachusetts average:

2.61

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 39 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.54
Massachusetts average:

2.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 36 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.46
Massachusetts average:

2.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 34 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.37
Massachusetts average:

2.62

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 35 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.41
Massachusetts average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 34 (30 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.41
Massachusetts average:

2.56

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

Zip codes: 01056.