Bath, PA
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The crime rate in Bath is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 22 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 Bath is 1 in 46. Based on FBI crime data, Bath is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Pennsylvania, Bath has a crime rate that is higher than 77% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Bath to other communities of similar population, then Bath crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Bath 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 Bath 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 Bath.

For Bath, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Bath than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2667, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Bath's rate for property crime is 21 per one thousand population. This makes Bath 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 Bath is one in 47.

Bath Crime Data

 
Crime Index

32

(100 is safest)


Safer than 32% of U.S. Cities

Bath Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

57

58

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.37

21.37

21.75

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Bath 0.37
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,667

in Bath

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Bath VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 2,667
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.37
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
Bath 21.37
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 47

in Bath

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Bath Property CRIMES
Population: 2,667
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 3 53 1
Rate per 1,000 1.12 19.87 0.37
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

Bath Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Bath 64
Pennsylvania 51