Birdsboro, PA
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Birdsboro, 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 12 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Birdsboro is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 61% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Birdsboro is one in 82. Compared to communities within Pennsylvania, Birdsboro‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 52% of the state's cities and towns.

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

For Birdsboro, 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 Birdsboro than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1290, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Birdsboro; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 11 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Birdsboro Crime Data

 

Crime Index

61

(100 is safest)


Safer than 61% of U.S. Cities

Birdsboro Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

59

63

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.78

11.44

12.21

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Birdsboro 0.78
Pennsylvania 3.15

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,290

in Birdsboro

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania

Birdsboro VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 5,159
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 1 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.19 0.58

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
Birdsboro 11.44
Pennsylvania 18.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 87

in Birdsboro

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania

Birdsboro Property CRIMES

Population: 5,159
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 14 44 1
Rate per 1,000 2.71 8.53 0.19

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

Birdsboro Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Birdsboro 46
Pennsylvania 51