Moscow, PA
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Moscow, PA crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Moscow is safer than 76% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Pennsylvania, only on the order of 28% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Moscow. If you live in Moscow, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 115. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Moscow 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 Moscow; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 392. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Moscow 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 Moscow than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 163.

Moscow Crime Data

 
Crime Index

76

(100 is safest)


Safer than 76% of U.S. Cities

Moscow Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

5

12

17

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.55

6.12

8.67

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Moscow 2.55
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 392

in Moscow

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Moscow VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 1,960
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 5
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 2.55
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
Moscow 6.12
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 163

in Moscow

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Moscow Property CRIMES
Population: 1,960
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 2 9 1
Rate per 1,000 1.02 4.59 0.51
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

Moscow Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Moscow 6
Pennsylvania 51