Oakdale, PA
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Oakdale, PA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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

Oakdale has an overall crime rate of 18 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 Oakdale is 1 in 57. How does Oakdale fare compared to other communities in Pennsylvania of all population sizes? Oakdale's crime rate is lower than approximately 33% of Pennsylvania communities.

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

For Oakdale, 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 Oakdale than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1470, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Oakdale's rate for property crime is 17 per one thousand population. This makes Oakdale 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 Oakdale is one in 59.

Oakdale Crime Data

 

Crime Index

42

(100 is safest)


Safer than 42% of U.S. Cities

Oakdale Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

25

26

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.68

17.01

17.69

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Oakdale 0.68
Pennsylvania 3.15

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,470

in Oakdale

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania

Oakdale VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 1,470
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
Oakdale 17.01
Pennsylvania 18.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 59

in Oakdale

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania

Oakdale Property CRIMES

Population: 1,470
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

Oakdale Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Oakdale 55
Pennsylvania 51