Berwick, PA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
218
Total Crimes
2,173.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-12.24%
Below National Average
846 out of 997
In Pennsylvania
6,502 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Berwick, PA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Berwick is 2,173.5 per 100,000 people. That's -12.24% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 27.12% higher than the Pennsylvania total crime rate of 1,709.8 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

For more reading on life in Berwick, check out:

Berwick SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
7

How Does Berwick Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Berwick
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 218 2,173.5 1,709.8 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 2 19.9 76.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 27 269.2 191.1 250.2
Violent Crime 37 368.9 306.4 366.7
Burglary 19 189.4 182.4 340.5
Larceny 156 1,555.3 1,124.2 1,549.5
Car Theft 6 59.8 96.8 219.9
Property Crime 181 1,804.6 1,403.4 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Berwick

37
Violent Crimes
368.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
0.60%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 271.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Berwick each year. That compares to a 1 in 326.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Berwick is 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 0.60% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 20.39% higher than the Pennsylvania violent crime rate of 306.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Berwick

181
Property Crimes
1,804.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
-14.47%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 55.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Berwick each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Berwick is 1,804.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -14.47% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 28.59% higher than the Pennsylvania property crime rate of 1,403.4 per 100,000 people.

Berwick Crime Compared To Pennsylvania Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Pennsylvania.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Berwick

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Hazleton, PA 24,637 346 1,404.4 929.5 474.9
Nanticoke, PA 10,253 169 1,648.3 1,502.0 146.3
Mount Carmel, PA 5,618 134 2,385.2 1,317.2 1,068.0
Shenandoah, PA 4,779 102 2,134.3 1,171.8 962.5
Nescopeck, PA 1,540 9 584.4 584.4 0.0
Enjoy The Snack?