Kennett Square, PA
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Kennett Square, PA crime analytics


Kennett Square has an overall crime rate of 13 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 Kennett Square is 1 in 79. How does Kennett Square fare compared to other communities in Pennsylvania of all population sizes? Kennett Square's crime rate is lower than approximately 50% of Pennsylvania communities.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Kennett Square's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Kennett Square is one in 771.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Kennett Square; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 11 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Kennett Square Crime Data

 
Crime Index

59

(100 is safest)


Safer than 59% of U.S. Cities

Kennett Square Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8

70

78

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.30

11.35

12.65

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Kennett Square 1.30
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 771

in Kennett Square

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Kennett Square VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 6,167
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 3 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.32 0.49 0.49
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
Kennett Square 11.35
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 88

in Kennett Square

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Kennett Square Property CRIMES
Population: 6,167
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 12 48 10
Rate per 1,000 1.95 7.78 1.62
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

Kennett Square Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Kennett Square 73
Pennsylvania 51