Leesport, PA
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Leesport, PA crime analytics


Leesport is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (74%) and also has a lower crime rate than 70% 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 Leesport is one in 111 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 35.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Leesport'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 Leesport is one in 942.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Leesport 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 Leesport than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 126.

Leesport Crime Data

 
Crime Index

74

(100 is safest)


Safer than 74% of U.S. Cities

Leesport Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

15

17

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.06

7.97

9.03

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Leesport 1.06
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 942

in Leesport

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Leesport VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 1,883
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.06
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
Leesport 7.97
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 126

in Leesport

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Leesport Property CRIMES
Population: 1,883
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 3 11 1
Rate per 1,000 1.59 5.84 0.53
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

Leesport Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Leesport 23
Pennsylvania 51