Pleasant Hills, PA
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Pleasant Hills has an overall crime rate of 17 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 Pleasant Hills is 1 in 58. How does Pleasant Hills fare compared to other communities in Pennsylvania of all population sizes? Pleasant Hills's crime rate is lower than approximately 33% of Pennsylvania communities.

How does the crime rate in Pleasant Hills compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Pleasant Hills with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Pleasant Hills'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 Pleasant Hills 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 Pleasant Hills.

For Pleasant Hills, 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 Pleasant Hills than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 4126, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

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

Pleasant Hills Crime Data

 
Crime Index

43

(100 is safest)


Safer than 43% of U.S. Cities

Pleasant Hills Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

141

143

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.24

17.09

17.33

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Pleasant Hills 0.24
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 4,126

in Pleasant Hills

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Pleasant Hills VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 8,252
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 1 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.12 0.12
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
Pleasant Hills 17.09
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 59

in Pleasant Hills

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Pleasant Hills Property CRIMES
Population: 8,252
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 16 123 2
Rate per 1,000 1.94 14.91 0.24
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

Pleasant Hills Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Pleasant Hills 52
Pennsylvania 51

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