Wernersville, PA
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Wernersville, PA crime analytics


Wernersville is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (74%) and also has a lower crime rate than 70% of the communities in Pennsylvania, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Wernersville is one in 110 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Wernersville 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 Wernersville; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 254. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Wernersville 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 Wernersville than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 195.

Wernersville Crime Data

 
Crime Index

74

(100 is safest)


Safer than 74% of U.S. Cities

Wernersville Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

10

13

23

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.94

5.12

9.06

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wernersville 3.94
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 254

in Wernersville

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Wernersville VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 2,540
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 1 7
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.79 0.39 2.76
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
Wernersville 5.12
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 195

in Wernersville

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Wernersville Property CRIMES
Population: 2,540
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 4 7 2
Rate per 1,000 1.57 2.76 0.79
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

Wernersville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Wernersville 30
Pennsylvania 51