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Total crime 80%
Violent crime 70%
Property crime 81%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGrove City/100k peoplePennsylvania/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime42n/a (estimate)5271,7962,580
Murder0n/a0.06.15.0
Rape0n/a0.035.042.6
Robbery1n/a12.576.986.2
Assault8n/a100.4188.0246.8
Violent crime9n/a (estimate)113306381
Burglary6n/a75.3211.6376.0
Theft27n/a338.81,175.91,594.6
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0102.4228.9
Property crime33n/a (estimate)4141,4902,200

Key findings

  • Grove City crime rates are 80% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Grove City are 70% lower than the national average
  • In Grove City you have a 1 in 190 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Grove City is safer than 82% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Grove City has decreased by 61%

Grove City crime map

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The Grove City crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Grove City as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Grove City crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Grove City (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Grove City, Pennsylvania is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Grove City are 3.41 times less than the Pennsylvania average and 4.90 times less than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Grove City are 2.71 times less than than Pennsylvania and 3.37 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Grove City are 3.60 times less than than Pennsylvania and 5.31 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Grove City (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Grove City to every other city in Pennsylvania, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Grove City safe? The gauges above illustrate that Grove City is safer than 70% of every city located within Pennsylvania along with 82% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Pennsylvania and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Grove City, PA is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Grove City

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Grove City is 1 in 886
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Grove City is 1 in 242
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Grove City is 1 in 190
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Grove City? If you reside in Grove City, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 886. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 242 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Grove City, is 1 in 190.

      Year Over Year Crime In Grove City (per 100,000 people)

      A good indicator of whether Grove City is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in Grove City has increased by 131%, while the property crime rate in Grove City has decreased by 68% year over year. The number of total crimes in Grove City has decreased by 60% year over year.

      Grove City police department

      ItemGrove CityPennsylvaniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1214,701558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.41.83.3
      There are a total of 12 Grove City police officers. This results in 1.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 20.9% less than the Pennsylvania average and 55.6% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Pennsylvania

      StateTotal offendersPennsylvania /100KNational /100K
      Pennsylvania21,558176266
      There are a total of 21,558 sex offenders in Pennsylvania. This yields a total of 176 sex offenders in Pennsylvania per 100,000 residents which is 34% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Harrisville, PA901000
      Stoneboro, PA9880202202
      Mercer, PA1,79916053213
      Polk, PA762129129257
      New Castle Northwest, PA1,051117571689
      Sandy Lake, PA6480787787
      Unionville, PA1,025139678818
      Grove City, PA8,170113414527

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Vinton, VA8,1701112,2292,340
      St. Marys, OH8,169741,0831,157
      McFarland, WI8,1681059601,065
      Black Mountain, NC8,1682941,9372,231
      Old Forge, PA8,1721149131,027
      Grove City, PA8,170113414527
      Source: The Grove City, PA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.