St. Marys, PA
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St. Marys, 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

St. Marys has an overall crime rate of 13 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 St. Marys is 1 in 75. How does St. Marys fare compared to other communities in Pennsylvania of all population sizes? St. Marys's crime rate is lower than approximately 46% of Pennsylvania communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, St. Marys has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, St. Marys 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 St. Marys 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 St. Marys.

For St. Marys, 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 St. Marys than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2109, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in St. Marys; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 13 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

St. Marys Crime Data


Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 56% of U.S. Cities

St. Marys Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

St. Marys 0.47
Pennsylvania 3.15

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,109

in St. Marys

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania


Population: 12,652
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 1 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.24 0.08 0.16


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)

St. Marys 12.88
Pennsylvania 18.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 78

in St. Marys

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania

St. Marys Property CRIMES

Population: 12,652
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 26 136 1
Rate per 1,000 2.06 10.75 0.08

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

St. Marys Crimes Per Square Mile

St. Marys 2
Pennsylvania 51

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