Glassport, PA
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The crime rate in Glassport is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 41 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 Glassport is 1 in 25. Based on FBI crime data, Glassport is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Pennsylvania, Glassport has a crime rate that is higher than 95% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Separately, it is always interesting and important to compare a borough's crime rate with those of similarly sized communities - a fair comparison as larger cities tend to have more crime. NeighborhoodScout has done just that. With a population of 4,420, Glassport has a combined rate of violent and property crime that is very high compared to other places of similar population size. Regardless of whether Glassport does well or poorly compared to all other cities and towns in the US of all sizes, compared to places with a similar population, it fares badly. Few other communities of this size have a crime rate as high as Glassport.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Glassport 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 Glassport; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 491. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Glassport is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Glassport, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 26, which is a rate of 39 per one thousand population.

Glassport Crime Data

 
Crime Index

11

(100 is safest)


Safer than 11% of U.S. Cities

Glassport Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

9

171

180

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.04

38.69

40.72

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Glassport 2.04
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 491

in Glassport

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Glassport VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 4,420
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 2 5
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.45 0.45 1.13
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
Glassport 38.69
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 26

in Glassport

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Glassport Property CRIMES
Population: 4,420
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 24 141 6
Rate per 1,000 5.43 31.90 1.36
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

Glassport Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Glassport 101
Pennsylvania 51