Mount Carmel, PA
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The crime rate in Mount Carmel is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 40 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Mount Carmel is 1 in 25. Based on FBI crime data, Mount Carmel is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Pennsylvania, Mount Carmel has a crime rate that is higher than 94% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Mount Carmel to other communities of similar population, then Mount Carmel crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Mount Carmel 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 Mount Carmel 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 Mount Carmel.

For Mount Carmel, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Mount Carmel is one in 85.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Mount Carmel's rate for property crime is 28 per one thousand population. This makes Mount Carmel a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Mount Carmel is one in 36.

Mount Carmel Crime Data

 
Crime Index

11

(100 is safest)


Safer than 11% of U.S. Cities

Mount Carmel Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

67

161

228

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

11.70

28.11

39.80

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mount Carmel 11.70
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 85

in Mount Carmel

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Mount Carmel VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 5,728
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 11 3 53
Rate per 1,000 0.00 1.92 0.52 9.25
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
Mount Carmel 28.11
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 36

in Mount Carmel

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Mount Carmel Property CRIMES
Population: 5,728
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 39 112 10
Rate per 1,000 6.81 19.55 1.75
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

Mount Carmel Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Mount Carmel 347
Pennsylvania 51

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