Nanticoke, PA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
169
Total Crimes
1,648.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-33.45%
Below National Average
738 out of 997
In Pennsylvania
5,284 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Nanticoke, PA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Nanticoke is 1,648.3 per 100,000 people. That's -33.45% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -3.60% lower 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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Nanticoke SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Nanticoke
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 169 1,648.3 1,709.8 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 7 68.3 76.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 6 58.5 191.1 250.2
Violent Crime 15 146.3 306.4 366.7
Burglary 18 175.6 182.4 340.5
Larceny 124 1,209.4 1,124.2 1,549.5
Car Theft 12 117.0 96.8 219.9
Property Crime 154 1,502.0 1,403.4 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Nanticoke

15
Violent Crimes
146.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-60.10%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 683.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Nanticoke each year. That compares to a 1 in 326.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Nanticoke is 146.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -60.10% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -52.26% lower than the Pennsylvania violent crime rate of 306.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Nanticoke

154
Property Crimes
1,502.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
-28.81%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 66.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Nanticoke each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Nanticoke is 1,502.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -28.81% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 7.02% higher than the Pennsylvania property crime rate of 1,403.4 per 100,000 people.

Nanticoke 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 Nanticoke

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Kingston, PA 12,836 224 1,745.1 1,565.9 179.2
Berwick, PA 10,030 218 2,173.5 1,804.6 368.9
Georgetown, SC 8,733 650 7,443.0 6,217.8 1,225.2
Old Forge, PA 7,891 37 468.9 392.9 76.0
Pittston, PA 7,689 149 1,937.8 1,729.7 208.1
Plymouth, PA 5,780 125 2,162.6 1,366.8 795.8
Moosic, PA 5,745 99 1,723.2 1,288.1 435.2
Exeter, PA 5,580 85 1,523.3 1,308.2 215.1
Swoyersville, PA 4,949 17 343.5 282.9 60.6
Ashley, PA 2,709 46 1,698.0 1,292.0 406.1
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