Harleysville, PA
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Harleysville, PA crime analytics


If you are looking for a community that has low crime, you need look no further than Harleysville. With an annual crime rate of only 4 per one thousand people, the chance of becoming a victim of crime here is just 1 in 232. These crime statistics put Harleysville in the elite group of the safest communities in both Pennsylvania and in the nation as a whole.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Harleysville, and we found that the crime rate in Harleysville is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Harleysville is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

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

For Harleysville, 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 Harleysville than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 4760, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Harleysville compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Harleysville is just 4 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Harleysville is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Harleysville Crime Data

 
Crime Index

93

(100 is safest)


Safer than 93% of U.S. Cities

Harleysville Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

39

41

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.21

4.10

4.31

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Harleysville 0.21
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 4,760

in Harleysville

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Harleysville VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 9,520
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
Harleysville 4.10
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 244

in Harleysville

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Harleysville Property CRIMES
Population: 9,520
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

Harleysville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Harleysville 10
Pennsylvania 51