Kensington, Philadelphia, PA Crime Rates & Statistics

Reported Annual Crime In Kensington

StatisticReportedincidentsKensington/100k peoplePhiladelphia/100k peoplePennsylvania/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime70,5265,816 (estimate)4,5412,3963,099
StatisticReportedincidentsKensington/100k peoplePhiladelphia/100k peoplePennsylvania/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder247n/a1655
Rape1,279n/a823025
Robbery7,562n/a487116109
Assault7,986n/a514186229
Violent crime17,0741,408 (estimate)1,099335368
Burglary10,408n/a670407610
Theft37,253n/a2,3991,5461,899
Vehichle theft5,791n/a373108221
Property crime53,4524,408 (estimate)3,4422,0612,731
The overall crime rate in Kensington is 87% higher than than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 15.94 daily crimes that occur in Kensington.
Kensington is safer than 41% of the cities in the Pennsylvania.
In Kensington you have a 1 in 18 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Philadelphia has decreased by 6%.

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Kensington

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Kensington is 1 in 72
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Kensington is 1 in 23
The chance of being a victim of crime in Kensington is 1 in 18

Year Over Year Crime In Philadelphia (per 100,000 people)

Nearby cities with low crime rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Tavistock, NJ7000
Hulmeville, PA1,0370198198
Langhorne, PA1,50828235263
Woodbourne, PA3,81938319357
Wyncote, PA3,23238319357
Philadelphia, PA1,525,8111,0993,4424,541

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Phoenix, AZ1,462,3686324,0004,632
San Antonio, TX1,335,2876315,7156,346
San Diego, CA1,308,6193932,3512,744
Dallas, TX1,207,2026644,1654,829
San Jose, CA954,3793242,5712,895
Philadelphia, PA1,525,8111,0993,4424,541

Philadelphia police department

ItemKensingtonPhiladelphiaPennsylvania
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a7,36014,701
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.81.8

Sex offenders in Pennsylvania

StateTotal offendersPennsylvania /100KNational /100K
Pennsylvania17,973146222

There are a total of 17,973 sex offenders in Pennsylvania. This yields a total of 146 sex offenders in Pennsylvania per 100,000 residents which is 34% less than the national average.

Source: The crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2013. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.