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Crime Report for Chicopee,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Chicopee, is 0.8 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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Chicopee Crime Rating
(higher ratings are better)



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


Chicopee, has a violent crime rate of 601 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with a rate of 494 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

Chicopee 601
MA 494
National 676

Chicopee, is in the 92% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 83% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 92% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Chicopee, or said another way, 8% of cities in have crime rates higher than Chicopee.


  Review crime rate data for Chicopee,

Crime Chicopee MA Nation
Violent Crime Total 600.6 494.1 676
Murder / NNH 3.7 2.6 6.5
Forcible Rape 46.5 25.6 31.1
Robbery Rate 106.0 107.5 197.4
Aggravated Assault 444.4 311.0 315
Property Crime Total 3120.3 2352.2 3726.9
Burglary 874.0 545.6 812.3
Larceny Theft 1969.2 1611.1 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 277.1 195.5 382.3
Arson 9.3 10.7 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.


Chicopee, has a property crime rate of 3120.3 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with an average rate of 2352.2 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

Chicopee 3120.3
MA 2352.2
National 3727



Chicopee Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 90
National Percentile Rank - 65