Emmaus, PA
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Emmaus, PA crime analytics


Emmaus has an overall crime rate of 16 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 Emmaus is 1 in 64. How does Emmaus fare compared to other communities in Pennsylvania of all population sizes? Emmaus's crime rate is lower than approximately 38% of Pennsylvania communities.

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

For Emmaus, 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 Emmaus than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2842, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Emmaus; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 15 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Emmaus Crime Data

 
Crime Index

48

(100 is safest)


Safer than 48% of U.S. Cities

Emmaus Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

175

179

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.35

15.39

15.75

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Emmaus 0.35
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,842

in Emmaus

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Emmaus VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 11,368
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 0 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.09 0.00 0.26
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
Emmaus 15.39
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 65

in Emmaus

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Emmaus Property CRIMES
Population: 11,368
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 18 146 11
Rate per 1,000 1.58 12.84 0.97
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

Emmaus Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Emmaus 62
Pennsylvania 51