Lafayette Hill, PA
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Lafayette Hill, PA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

Lafayette Hill is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (70%) and also has a lower crime rate than 60% of the communities in Pennsylvania, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Lafayette Hill is one in 123 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 39.

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

For Lafayette Hill, 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 Lafayette Hill than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1665, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Lafayette Hill is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Lafayette Hill than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 133.

Lafayette Hill Crime Data

 

Crime Index

70

(100 is safest)


Safer than 70% of U.S. Cities

Lafayette Hill Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

6

75

81

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.60

7.51

8.11

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Lafayette Hill 0.60
Pennsylvania 3.06

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,665

in Lafayette Hill

1 in 327

in Pennsylvania

Lafayette Hill VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 9,992
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Lafayette Hill 7.51
Pennsylvania 14.90

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 133

in Lafayette Hill

1 in 67

in Pennsylvania

Lafayette Hill Property CRIMES

Population: 9,992
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Lafayette Hill Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Lafayette Hill 18
Pennsylvania 43

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