Plymouth Meeting, PA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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 about Scout's Crime Data

The crime rate in Plymouth Meeting is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 21 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 Plymouth Meeting is 1 in 47. Based on FBI crime data, Plymouth Meeting is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Pennsylvania, Plymouth Meeting has a crime rate that is higher than 87% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Plymouth Meeting's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Plymouth Meeting is one in 783.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Plymouth Meeting's rate for property crime is 20 per one thousand population. This makes Plymouth Meeting 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 Plymouth Meeting is one in 50.

Plymouth Meeting Crime Data

 

Crime Index

26

(100 is safest)


Safer than 26% of U.S. Cities

Plymouth Meeting Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8

125

133

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.28

19.96

21.24

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
1.28
3.06
National Median: 4
    Plymouth Meeting
    Pennsylvania

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 783

in Plymouth Meeting

1 in 326

in Pennsylvania

Plymouth Meeting VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 6,261
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
19.96
14.03
National Median: 21
    Plymouth Meeting
    Pennsylvania

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 50

in Plymouth Meeting

1 in 71

in Pennsylvania

Plymouth Meeting Property CRIMES

Population: 6,261
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Plymouth Meeting Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
35
41
National Median: 28.3
    Plymouth Meeting
    Pennsylvania