Marietta, 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 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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 about Scout's Crime Data

Marietta has an overall crime rate of 14 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 Marietta is 1 in 72. How does Marietta fare compared to other communities in Pennsylvania of all population sizes? Marietta's crime rate is lower than approximately 29% of Pennsylvania communities.

However, when you compare Marietta to other communities of similar population, then Marietta crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Marietta does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Marietta occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Marietta; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 260. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Marietta; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 10 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Marietta Crime Data

 

Crime Index

45

(100 is safest)


Safer than 45% of U.S. Cities

Marietta Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

10

26

36

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.84

9.98

13.82

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
3.84
3.06
National Median: 4
    Marietta
    Pennsylvania

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 260

in Marietta

1 in 326

in Pennsylvania

Marietta VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 2,604
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
9.98
14.03
National Median: 21
    Marietta
    Pennsylvania

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 100

in Marietta

1 in 71

in Pennsylvania

Marietta Property CRIMES

Population: 2,604
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Marietta Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
48
41
National Median: 28.3
    Marietta
    Pennsylvania