Colwyn, PA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30
72
Total Crimes
2,822.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
13.96%
Above National Average
908 out of 997
In Pennsylvania
7,591 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Colwyn, PA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Colwyn is 2,822.4 per 100,000 people. That's 13.96% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 65.07% 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.

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Colwyn SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
3

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Colwyn
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 72 2,822.4 1,709.8 2,476.7
Murder 1 39.2 5.2 5.0
Robbery 1 39.2 76.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 9 352.8 191.1 250.2
Violent Crime 13 509.6 306.4 366.7
Burglary 1 39.2 182.4 340.5
Larceny 51 1,999.2 1,124.2 1,549.5
Car Theft 7 274.4 96.8 219.9
Property Crime 59 2,312.8 1,403.4 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Colwyn

13
Violent Crimes
509.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
38.97%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 196.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Colwyn each year. That compares to a 1 in 326.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Colwyn is 509.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 38.97% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 66.31% higher than the Pennsylvania violent crime rate of 306.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Colwyn

59
Property Crimes
2,312.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
9.62%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 43.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Colwyn each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Colwyn is 2,312.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 9.62% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 64.80% higher than the Pennsylvania property crime rate of 1,403.4 per 100,000 people.

Colwyn 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 Colwyn

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Yeadon, PA 11,512 470 4,082.7 3,335.6 747.0
Darby, PA 10,702 495 4,625.3 3,233.0 1,392.3
Lansdowne, PA 10,621 262 2,466.8 2,297.3 169.5
Collingdale, PA 8,793 334 3,798.5 3,070.6 727.9
Glenolden, PA 7,163 158 2,205.8 2,052.2 153.6
Clifton Heights, PA 6,709 158 2,355.0 1,803.5 551.5
Folcroft, PA 6,615 160 2,418.7 1,935.0 483.7
Sharon Hill, PA 5,705 219 3,838.7 3,155.1 683.6
Aldan, PA 4,157 103 2,477.7 2,405.6 72.2
East Lansdowne, PA 2,670 88 3,295.9 2,958.8 337.1
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