Wyncote, PA
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The crime rate in Wyncote is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 34 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Wyncote is 1 in 30. Based on FBI crime data, Wyncote is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Pennsylvania, Wyncote has a crime rate that is higher than 91% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Wyncote 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 Wyncote; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 438. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Wyncote's rate for property crime is 31 per one thousand population. This makes Wyncote a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Wyncote is one in 32.

Wyncote Crime Data

 
Crime Index

16

(100 is safest)


Safer than 16% of U.S. Cities

Wyncote Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

7

96

103

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.29

31.34

33.63

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wyncote 2.29
Pennsylvania 3.15
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 438

in Wyncote

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania
Wyncote VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 3,063
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
Wyncote 31.34
Pennsylvania 18.13
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 32

in Wyncote

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania
Wyncote Property CRIMES
Population: 3,063
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

Wyncote Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Wyncote 126
Pennsylvania 51