Duncansville, PA
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Duncansville, PA crime analytics


With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 12 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Duncansville is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 63% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Duncansville is one in 86. Compared to communities within Pennsylvania, Duncansville‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 55% of the state's cities and towns.

How does the crime rate in Duncansville compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Duncansville with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Duncansville's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Duncansville 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 Duncansville.

For Duncansville, 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 Duncansville than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1204, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Duncansville is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Duncansville than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 93.

Duncansville Crime Data

 
Crime Index

63

(100 is safest)


Safer than 63% of U.S. Cities

Duncansville Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

13

14

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.83

10.80

11.63

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Duncansville 0.83
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,204

in Duncansville

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Duncansville VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 1,204
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
Duncansville 10.80
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 93

in Duncansville

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Duncansville Property CRIMES
Population: 1,204
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

Duncansville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Duncansville 26
Pennsylvania 51