Telford, PA
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Telford 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 Telford is 1 in 58. How does Telford fare compared to other communities in Pennsylvania of all population sizes? Telford's crime rate is lower than approximately 34% of Pennsylvania communities.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Telford'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 Telford is one in 694.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Telford; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 16 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Telford Crime Data

 
Crime Index

43

(100 is safest)


Safer than 43% of U.S. Cities

Telford Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

7

77

84

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.44

15.84

17.28

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Telford 1.44
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 694

in Telford

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Telford VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 4,861
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
Telford 15.84
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 63

in Telford

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Telford Property CRIMES
Population: 4,861
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

Telford Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Telford 82
Pennsylvania 51