Perkasie, PA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
142
Total Crimes
1,658.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-33.03%
Below National Average
742 out of 997
In Pennsylvania
5,318 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Perkasie, PA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Perkasie is 1,658.7 per 100,000 people. That's -33.03% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -2.99% 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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Perkasie SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Perkasie
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 142 1,658.7 1,709.8 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 5.2 5.0
Robbery 5 58.4 76.1 81.6
Aggravated Assault 9 105.1 191.1 250.2
Violent Crime 14 163.5 306.4 366.7
Burglary 10 116.8 182.4 340.5
Larceny 114 1,331.6 1,124.2 1,549.5
Car Theft 4 46.7 96.8 219.9
Property Crime 128 1,495.2 1,403.4 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Perkasie

14
Violent Crimes
163.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-55.40%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 611.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Perkasie each year. That compares to a 1 in 326.3 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Perkasie is 163.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -55.40% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -46.63% lower than the Pennsylvania violent crime rate of 306.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Perkasie

128
Property Crimes
1,495.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-29.14%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 66.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Perkasie each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Perkasie is 1,495.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -29.14% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 6.54% higher than the Pennsylvania property crime rate of 1,403.4 per 100,000 people.

Perkasie 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 Perkasie

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Hatboro, PA 7,446 41 550.6 456.6 94.0
Souderton, PA 7,063 68 962.8 722.1 240.7
Collegeville, PA 5,115 19 371.5 351.9 19.6
Telford, PA 4,849 49 1,010.5 824.9 185.6
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