Glenside, PA
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Glenside 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 Glenside is 1 in 63. How does Glenside fare compared to other communities in Pennsylvania of all population sizes? Glenside's crime rate is lower than approximately 38% of Pennsylvania communities.

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

For Glenside, 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 Glenside than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1206, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Glenside; 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.

Glenside Crime Data

 
Crime Index

48

(100 is safest)


Safer than 48% of U.S. Cities

Glenside Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

7

126

133

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.83

14.93

15.76

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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

1 in 1,206

in Glenside

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Glenside VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 8,439
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
Glenside 14.93
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 67

in Glenside

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Glenside Property CRIMES
Population: 8,439
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

Glenside Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Glenside 104
Pennsylvania 51