Aston, PA
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Aston, PA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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

Aston has an overall crime rate of 15 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Aston is 1 in 66. How does Aston fare compared to other communities in Pennsylvania of all population sizes? Aston's crime rate is lower than approximately 40% of Pennsylvania communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Aston has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Aston is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Aston 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 Aston.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Aston's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Aston is one in 730.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Aston; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 14 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Aston Crime Data

 

Crime Index

50

(100 is safest)


Safer than 50% of U.S. Cities

Aston Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

29

294

323

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.37

13.89

15.26

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Aston 1.37
Pennsylvania 3.15

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 730

in Aston

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania

Aston VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 21,162
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Aston 13.89
Pennsylvania 18.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 72

in Aston

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania

Aston Property CRIMES

Population: 21,162
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Aston Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Aston 39
Pennsylvania 51