Homestead, PA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30
315
Total Crimes
9,962.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
302.23%
Above National Average
995 out of 997
In Pennsylvania
9,830 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Homestead, PA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Homestead is 9,962.0 per 100,000 people. That's 302.23% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 482.63% 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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Homestead SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
4

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Homestead
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 315 9,962.0 1,709.8 2,476.7
Murder 1 31.6 5.2 5.0
Robbery 9 284.6 76.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 13 411.1 191.1 250.2
Violent Crime 25 790.6 306.4 366.7
Burglary 25 790.6 182.4 340.5
Larceny 243 7,685.0 1,124.2 1,549.5
Car Theft 22 695.8 96.8 219.9
Property Crime 290 9,171.4 1,403.4 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Homestead

25
Violent Crimes
790.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
115.61%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 126.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Homestead each year. That compares to a 1 in 326.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Homestead is 790.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 115.61% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 158.02% higher than the Pennsylvania violent crime rate of 306.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Homestead

290
Property Crimes
9,171.4
Property Crimes / 100k People
334.68%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 10.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Homestead each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Homestead is 9,171.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 334.68% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 553.51% higher than the Pennsylvania property crime rate of 1,403.4 per 100,000 people.

Homestead 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 Homestead

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Franklin Park, PA 14,706 46 312.8 292.4 20.4
Whitehall, PA 13,703 50 364.9 299.2 65.7
Swissvale, PA 8,652 166 1,918.6 1,722.1 196.5
Dormont, PA 8,347 84 1,006.3 802.7 203.7
Castle Shannon, PA 8,153 59 723.7 650.1 73.6
Pleasant Hills, PA 8,113 55 677.9 677.9 0.0
Forest Hills, PA 6,331 73 1,153.1 1,074.1 79.0
Fox Chapel, PA 5,297 13 245.4 245.4 0.0
Edgewood, PA 3,022 86 2,845.8 2,779.6 66.2
Braddock, PA 2,107 51 2,420.5 2,278.1 142.4
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