Souderton, PA
Crime Rates


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Souderton, PA crime analytics

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 12 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Souderton is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 63% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Souderton is one in 85. Compared to communities within Pennsylvania, Souderton‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 54% of the state's cities and towns.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Souderton has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Souderton is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Souderton 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 Souderton; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 450. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Souderton 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 Souderton than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 105.

Souderton Crime Data

Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 63% of U.S. Cities

Souderton Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Souderton 2.22
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 450

in Souderton

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Population: 6,747
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 15
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 2.22
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)

Souderton 9.49
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 105

in Souderton

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Souderton Property CRIMES
Population: 6,747
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 14 48 2
Rate per 1,000 2.07 7.11 0.30
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

Souderton Crimes Per Square Mile

Souderton 70
Pennsylvania 51