Orwigsburg, PA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30
28
Total Crimes
947.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-61.75%
Below National Average
530 out of 997
In Pennsylvania
3,122 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Orwigsburg, PA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Orwigsburg is 947.2 per 100,000 people. That's -61.75% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -44.60% 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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Orwigsburg SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
3
Safety
N/A
Amenities
7
Education
8.5
Commute
5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Orwigsburg
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 28 947.2 1,709.8 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 76.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 3 101.5 191.1 250.2
Violent Crime 3 101.5 306.4 366.7
Burglary 0 0.0 182.4 340.5
Larceny 25 845.7 1,124.2 1,549.5
Car Theft 0 0.0 96.8 219.9
Property Crime 25 845.7 1,403.4 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Orwigsburg

3
Violent Crimes
101.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-72.32%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 985.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Orwigsburg each year. That compares to a 1 in 326.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Orwigsburg is 101.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -72.32% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -66.88% lower than the Pennsylvania violent crime rate of 306.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Orwigsburg

25
Property Crimes
845.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
-59.92%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 118.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Orwigsburg each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Orwigsburg is 845.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -59.92% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -39.74% lower than the Pennsylvania property crime rate of 1,403.4 per 100,000 people.

Orwigsburg 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 Orwigsburg

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Pottsville, PA 13,529 271 2,003.1 1,677.9 325.2
Tamaqua, PA 6,698 132 1,970.7 1,791.6 179.2
Mount Carmel, PA 5,618 134 2,385.2 1,317.2 1,068.0
Schuylkill Haven, PA 5,116 88 1,720.1 1,544.2 175.9
Shenandoah, PA 4,779 102 2,134.3 1,171.8 962.5
Port Carbon, PA 1,772 2 112.9 56.4 56.4
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