Pearl River, LA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

The crime rate in Pearl River is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 26 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Pearl River is 1 in 39. Based on FBI crime data, Pearl River is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Louisiana, Pearl River has a crime rate that is higher than 61% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Pearl River to other communities of similar population, then Pearl River crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Pearl River does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Pearl River does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Pearl River.

For Pearl River, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Pearl River is one in 137.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Pearl River's rate for property crime is 18 per one thousand population. This makes Pearl River a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Pearl River is one in 54.

Pearl River Crime Data

 

Crime Index

20

(100 is safest)


Safer than 20% of U.S. Cities

Pearl River Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

19

48

67

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

7.28

18.39

25.67

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
7.28
5.49
National Median: 4
    Pearl River
    Louisiana

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 137

in Pearl River

1 in 182

in Louisiana

Pearl River VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 2,610
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 1 18
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.38 6.90

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
18.39
31.62
National Median: 21
    Pearl River
    Louisiana

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 54

in Pearl River

1 in 32

in Louisiana

Pearl River Property CRIMES

Population: 2,610
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 10 33 5
Rate per 1,000 3.83 12.64 1.92

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Pearl River Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
19
33
National Median: 28.3
    Pearl River
    Louisiana

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