Wexford, PA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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 about Scout's Crime Data

Wexford's overall rate of crime is sufficiently low that NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows the town to be one of the safest in the nation among cities and towns of all sizes, although not one of the very lowest in Pennsylvania (16% of the state's communities have a lower crime rate). Overall a very safe town, Wexford's crime rate is just 4 per 1,000 people, which means that a person's chance of becoming a victim in Wexford is one in 278.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Wexford, and we found that the crime rate in Wexford is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Wexford is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

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

For Wexford, 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 Wexford than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 5451, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Wexford 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 Wexford than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 293.

Wexford Crime Data

 

Crime Index

90

(100 is safest)


Safer than 90% of U.S. Cities

Wexford Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

5

93

98

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.18

3.41

3.60

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.18
3.06
National Median: 4
    Wexford
    Pennsylvania

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 5,451

in Wexford

1 in 326

in Pennsylvania

Wexford VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 27,253
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
3.41
14.03
National Median: 21
    Wexford
    Pennsylvania

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 293

in Wexford

1 in 71

in Pennsylvania

Wexford Property CRIMES

Population: 27,253
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Wexford Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
3
41
National Median: 28.3
    Wexford
    Pennsylvania