Wexford, PA
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Wexford, 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

Your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Wexford is 1 in 239. This equates to a crime rate of 4.18 per 1,000 residents, making Wexford one of the safest communities in Pennsylvania to live in. In fact, it is one of the safest communities in the entire nation, according to FBI crime statistics.

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 6638, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Wexford compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Wexford is just 4 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Wexford is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Wexford Crime Data

 

Crime Index

93

(100 is safest)


Safer than 93% of U.S. Cities

Wexford Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

107

111

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.15

4.03

4.18

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wexford 0.15
Pennsylvania 3.15

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 6,638

in Wexford

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania

Wexford VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 26,551
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
Wexford 4.03
Pennsylvania 18.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 248

in Wexford

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania

Wexford Property CRIMES

Population: 26,551
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

Wexford Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Wexford 3
Pennsylvania 51