Morton, PA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30
96
Total Crimes
3,574.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
44.31%
Above National Average
948 out of 997
In Pennsylvania
8,407 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Morton, PA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Morton is 3,574.1 per 100,000 people. That's 44.31% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 109.03% 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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Morton SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Morton
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 96 3,574.1 1,709.8 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 1 37.2 76.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 4 148.9 191.1 250.2
Violent Crime 5 186.2 306.4 366.7
Burglary 6 223.4 182.4 340.5
Larceny 85 3,164.6 1,124.2 1,549.5
Car Theft 0 0.0 96.8 219.9
Property Crime 91 3,387.9 1,403.4 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Morton

5
Violent Crimes
186.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-49.24%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 537.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Morton each year. That compares to a 1 in 326.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Morton is 186.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -49.24% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -39.25% lower than the Pennsylvania violent crime rate of 306.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Morton

91
Property Crimes
3,387.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
60.57%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 29.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Morton each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Morton is 3,387.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 60.57% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 141.41% higher than the Pennsylvania property crime rate of 1,403.4 per 100,000 people.

Morton 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 Morton

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Glenolden, PA 7,163 158 2,205.8 2,052.2 153.6
Ridley Park, PA 7,046 54 766.4 667.0 99.3
Clifton Heights, PA 6,709 158 2,355.0 1,803.5 551.5
Prospect Park, PA 6,496 85 1,308.5 1,000.6 307.9
Swarthmore, PA 6,428 32 497.8 466.7 31.1
Norwood, PA 5,896 62 1,051.6 983.7 67.8
Aldan, PA 4,157 103 2,477.7 2,405.6 72.2
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