Mountain Top, PA
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Mountain Top, PA crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Mountain Top is safer than 86% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Pennsylvania, only on the order of 17% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Mountain Top. If you live in Mountain Top, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 155. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Mountain Top, and we found that the crime rate in Mountain Top is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Mountain Top is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Mountain Top 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 Mountain Top.

For Mountain Top, 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 Mountain Top than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 5507, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Mountain Top 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 Mountain Top than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 160.

Mountain Top Crime Data

 
Crime Index

86

(100 is safest)


Safer than 86% of U.S. Cities

Mountain Top Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

69

71

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.18

6.27

6.45

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Mountain Top 0.18
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 5,507

in Mountain Top

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Mountain Top VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 11,013
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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
Mountain Top 6.27
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 160

in Mountain Top

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Mountain Top Property CRIMES
Population: 11,013
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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

Mountain Top Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Mountain Top 5
Pennsylvania 51