Mountville, PA
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Mountville, PA crime analytics

Mountville 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 Mountville is 1 in 71. How does Mountville fare compared to other communities in Pennsylvania of all population sizes? Mountville's crime rate is lower than approximately 44% of Pennsylvania communities.

How does the crime rate in Mountville compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Mountville with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Mountville's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Mountville 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 Mountville; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 408. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Mountville; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Mountville Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 54% of U.S. Cities

Mountville Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Mountville 2.45
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 408

in Mountville

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Population: 2,854
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 4 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 1.40 1.05
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)

Mountville 11.56
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 86

in Mountville

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Mountville Property CRIMES
Population: 2,854
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 2 28 3
Rate per 1,000 0.70 9.81 1.05
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

Mountville Crimes Per Square Mile

Mountville 46
Pennsylvania 51