Berlin, PA
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Berlin, 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

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 6 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Berlin is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 88% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Berlin is one in 168. Compared to communities within Pennsylvania, Berlin‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 85% of the state's cities and towns.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Berlin has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Berlin 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 Berlin 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 Berlin.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Berlin'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 Berlin is one in 673.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Berlin compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Berlin is just 4 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Berlin is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Berlin Crime Data

 

Crime Index

88

(100 is safest)


Safer than 88% of U.S. Cities

Berlin Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

9

12

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.49

4.46

5.94

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Berlin 1.49
Pennsylvania 3.15

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 673

in Berlin

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania

Berlin VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 2,019
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.49

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
Berlin 4.46
Pennsylvania 18.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 224

in Berlin

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania

Berlin Property CRIMES

Population: 2,019
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 0 9 0
Rate per 1,000 0.00 4.46 0.00

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

Berlin Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Berlin 13
Pennsylvania 51