Villanova, PA
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With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 11 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Villanova is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 65% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Villanova is one in 90. Compared to communities within Pennsylvania, Villanova‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 58% of the state's cities and towns.

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

For Villanova, 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 Villanova than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1851, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Villanova 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 Villanova than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 94.

Villanova Crime Data

 
Crime Index

65

(100 is safest)


Safer than 65% of U.S. Cities

Villanova Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

5

98

103

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.54

10.59

11.13

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Villanova 0.54
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,851

in Villanova

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Villanova VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 9,254
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
Villanova 10.59
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 94

in Villanova

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Villanova Property CRIMES
Population: 9,254
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

Villanova Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Villanova 16
Pennsylvania 51