Kensington, Philadelphia, PA Crime Rates & Statistics

Kensington, Philadelphia crime information

StatisticKensington /100KPhiladelphia /100KPennsylvania /100K
Violent crime1,486 (estimate)1,160349
Property crime4,744 (estimate)3,7042,166
Total crime index6,230 (estimate)4,8642,515
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  • The estimated Kensington crime index is 28% higher than the Philadelphia average and and the Philadelphia crime index is 93% higher than the Pennsylvania average.
  • The estimated Kensington violent crime rate is 28% higher than the Philadelphia average and and the Philadelphia violent crime rate is 232% higher than the Pennsylvania average.
  • The estimated Kensington property crime rate is 28% higher than the Philadelphia average and and the Philadelphia property crime rate is 70% higher than the Pennsylvania average.

Kensington, Philadelphia police department

ItemKensingtonPhiladelphiaPennsylvania
Total police officersn/a7,36014,701
Police officers /1000 residentsn/a4.81.8
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  • Kensington is safer than 30.4% of the neighborhoods in Philadelphia.
  • The crime rate in Kensington, Philadelphia is less than 1% of the cities in Pennsylvania.
  • The estimated chance of being a victim of a crime in Kensington is 1 in 17.
  • The estimated chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Kensington is 1 in 68.
  • The estimated chance of being a victim of a property crime in Kensington is 1 in 22.

Philadelphia crime comparison

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Philadelphia violent crime breakdown

CrimePhiladelphiaPhiladelphia /100KPennsylvania /100KNational /100K
Murder3312255
Rape880572627
Robbery7,984519123113
Assault8,658563194242

Philadelphia property crime breakdown

CrimePhiladelphiaPhiladelphia /100KPennsylvania /100KNational /100K
Burglary12,004780446670
Theft38,5922,5081,6031,959
Vehichle theft6,401416118230

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.

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