Clarks Summit, PA
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With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 5 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Clarks Summit is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 90% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Clarks Summit is one in 183. Compared to communities within Pennsylvania, Clarks Summit‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 88% of the state's cities and towns.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Clarks Summit, and we found that the crime rate in Clarks Summit is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Clarks Summit is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Clarks Summit 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 Clarks Summit.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Clarks Summit's violent crime rate is 2 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 Clarks Summit is one in 619.

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

Clarks Summit Crime Data

 
Crime Index

90

(100 is safest)


Safer than 90% of U.S. Cities

Clarks Summit Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8

19

27

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.62

3.84

5.45

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Clarks Summit 1.62
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 619

in Clarks Summit

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Clarks Summit VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 4,950
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 0 7
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.20 0.00 1.41
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
Clarks Summit 3.84
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 261

in Clarks Summit

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Clarks Summit Property CRIMES
Population: 4,950
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1 18 0
Rate per 1,000 0.20 3.64 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

Clarks Summit Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Clarks Summit 17
Pennsylvania 51

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