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Crime Report for Mountain Brook,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Mountain Brook, is 4.1 out of a possible 5 total points. Higher ratings indicate that your area is safer. The HomeSurfer crime rating is calculated depending on how the crime rate in your city compares with crime in the state and the nation. Violent crime is weighed more heavily than property crime, and the national ranking is more important than the state ranking.

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Mountain Brook Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Mountain Brook, has a violent crime rate of 14 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with a rate of 611 in and a rate of 676 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Violent Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Mountain Brook 14
AL 611
National 676

Mountain Brook, is in the 14% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 11% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 14% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Mountain Brook, or said another way, 86% of cities in have crime rates higher than Mountain Brook.


  Review crime rate data for Mountain Brook,

Crime Mountain Brook AL Nation
Violent Crime Total 14.3 610.8 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 11.3 6.5
Forcible Rape 0.0 41.3 31.1
Robbery Rate 14.3 244.8 197.4
Aggravated Assault 0.0 313.4 315
Property Crime Total 1932.9 5496.1 3726.9
Burglary 474.9 1362.5 812.3
Larceny Theft 1439.0 3749.1 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 19.0 384.5 382.3
Arson 0.0 11.6 23.3


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Property Crime Rate
Property crime includes burglary, larceny, vehicle theft, and arson. Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Mountain Brook, has a property crime rate of 1932.9 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with an average rate of 5496.1 in and an average rate of 3727 incidents per 100,000 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Property Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Mountain Brook 1932.9
AL 5496.1
National 3727



Mountain Brook Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 26
National Percentile Rank - 39