Dormont, PA
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Dormont, 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

Dormont 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 Dormont is 1 in 78. How does Dormont fare compared to other communities in Pennsylvania of all population sizes? Dormont's crime rate is lower than approximately 48% of Pennsylvania communities.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Dormont'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 Dormont is one in 564.

Significantly, based on the number of murders reported by the FBI and the number of residents living in the borough, NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that Dormont experiences one of the higher murder rates in the nation when compared with cities and towns for all sizes of population, from the largest to the smallest.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Dormont; 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.

Dormont Crime Data

 

Crime Index

58

(100 is safest)


Safer than 58% of U.S. Cities

Dormont Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

15

94

109

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.77

11.10

12.88

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Dormont 1.77
Pennsylvania 3.15

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 564

in Dormont

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania

Dormont VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 8,465
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 0 4 10
Rate per 1,000 0.12 0.00 0.47 1.18

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
Dormont 11.10
Pennsylvania 18.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 90

in Dormont

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania

Dormont Property CRIMES

Population: 8,465
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 16 76 2
Rate per 1,000 1.89 8.98 0.24

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

Dormont Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Dormont 143
Pennsylvania 51