Blue Bell, PA
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Blue Bell has an overall crime rate of 13 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 Blue Bell is 1 in 75. How does Blue Bell fare compared to other communities in Pennsylvania of all population sizes? Blue Bell's crime rate is lower than approximately 47% of Pennsylvania communities.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Blue Bell'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 Blue Bell is one in 771.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Blue Bell; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Blue Bell Crime Data

 
Crime Index

56

(100 is safest)


Safer than 56% of U.S. Cities

Blue Bell Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8

74

82

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.30

12.00

13.30

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Blue Bell 1.30
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 771

in Blue Bell

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Blue Bell VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 6,165
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
Blue Bell 12.00
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 83

in Blue Bell

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Blue Bell Property CRIMES
Population: 6,165
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

Blue Bell Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Blue Bell 15
Pennsylvania 51