Wyncote, PA
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Wyncote, 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 2018 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2019 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

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 31 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 32. 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 94% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Separately, it is always interesting and important to compare a town's crime rate with those of similarly sized communities - a fair comparison as larger cities tend to have more crime. NeighborhoodScout has done just that. With a population of 3,063, Wyncote has a combined rate of violent and property crime that is very high compared to other places of similar population size. Regardless of whether Wyncote does well or poorly compared to all other cities and towns in the US of all sizes, compared to places with a similar population, it fares badly. Few other communities of this size have a crime rate as high as Wyncote.

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.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Wyncote's violent crime rate is 2 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Wyncote is one in 613.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Wyncote's rate for property crime is 30 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 34.

Wyncote Crime Data

 

Crime Index

14

(100 is safest)


Safer than 14% of U.S. Cities

Wyncote Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

5

91

96

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.63

29.71

31.34

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wyncote 1.63
Pennsylvania 3.06

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 613

in Wyncote

1 in 327

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: 327,167,434
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,214 139,380 282,061 807,410
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.86 2.47

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wyncote 29.71
Pennsylvania 14.90

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 34

in Wyncote

1 in 67

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: 327,167,434
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,230,149 5,217,055 748,841
Rate per 1,000 3.76 15.95 2.29

Wyncote Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Wyncote 117
Pennsylvania 43