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Crime Report for Ludlow,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Ludlow, is 3.8 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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Ludlow Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Ludlow, has a violent crime rate of 67 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

Ludlow 67
MA 494
National 676

Ludlow, is in the 23% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 22% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 23% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Ludlow, or said another way, 77% of cities in have crime rates higher than Ludlow.


  Review crime rate data for Ludlow,

Crime Ludlow MA Nation
Violent Crime Total 66.6 494.1 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 2.6 6.5
Forcible Rape 8.9 25.6 31.1
Robbery Rate 22.2 107.5 197.4
Aggravated Assault 35.5 311.0 315
Property Crime Total 1358.2 2352.2 3726.9
Burglary 372.8 545.6 812.3
Larceny Theft 914.3 1611.1 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 71.0 195.5 382.3
Arson 13.3 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.


Ludlow, has a property crime rate of 1358.2 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

Ludlow 1358.2
MA 2352.2
National 3727



Ludlow Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 46
National Percentile Rank - 24