Carnegie, PA
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The crime rate in Carnegie is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 27 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 Carnegie is 1 in 37. Based on FBI crime data, Carnegie is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Pennsylvania, Carnegie has a crime rate that is higher than 86% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Carnegie occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Carnegie; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 378. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Carnegie's rate for property crime is 24 per one thousand population. This makes Carnegie 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 Carnegie is one in 42.

Carnegie Crime Data

 
Crime Index

23

(100 is safest)


Safer than 23% of U.S. Cities

Carnegie Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

21

191

212

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.65

24.08

26.73

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Carnegie 2.65
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 378

in Carnegie

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Carnegie VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 7,931
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 3 18
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.38 2.27
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
Carnegie 24.08
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 42

in Carnegie

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Carnegie Property CRIMES
Population: 7,931
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 37 144 10
Rate per 1,000 4.67 18.16 1.26
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

Carnegie Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Carnegie 131
Pennsylvania 51