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Villanova, PA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2021 calendar year; released from FBI in Oct. 2022 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2022 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Villanova has an overall crime rate of 10 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Villanova is 1 in 98. How does Villanova fare compared to other communities in Pennsylvania of all population sizes? Villanova's crime rate is lower than approximately 44% of Pennsylvania communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Villanova has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Villanova is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Villanova does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Villanova.

Importantly, our analysis shows that Villanova has one of the lowest violent crime rates in all of America, across cities and towns of all sizes. Murder, rape, armed robbery and aggravated assault happen far less frequently here than in most places. Your chance of becoming a victim? Just one in 10000. Villanova's violent crime rate is just 0 per 1,000 residents.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Villanova; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 10 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Villanova Crime Data

 

Crime Index

48

(100 is safest)


Safer than 48% of U.S. Cities

Villanova Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

84

84

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

10.23

10.23

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.0
3.38
National Median: 4
    Villanova
    Pennsylvania

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Villanova

1 in 296

in Pennsylvania

Villanova VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 8,213
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,888,310
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 22,941 144,285 202,155 943,774
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.43 0.61 2.84

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
10.23
15.69
National Median: 19
    Villanova
    Pennsylvania

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 98

in Villanova

1 in 64

in Pennsylvania

Villanova Property CRIMES

Population: 8,213
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,888,310
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 899,656 4,626,970 890,179
Rate per 1,000 2.71 13.94 2.68

Villanova Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
47
46
National Median: 26.8
    Villanova
    Pennsylvania