Total crime 98%
Violent crime 233%
Property crime 74%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidentsElmwood/100k peoplePhiladelphia/100k peoplePennsylvania/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime63,5654,939 (estimate)4,0061,7102,489
Violent crime14,4201,262 (estimate)909306379
Vehicle theft5,680n/a357.996.8219.9
Property crime49,1453,677 (estimate)3,0971,4032,110

Key findings

  • Elmwood crime rates are 98% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Elmwood are 233% higher than the national average
  • In Elmwood you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Elmwood is safer than 22% of the cities in Pennsylvania
  • Year over year crime in Philadelphia has not changed

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      Daily Crime In Elmwood (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Elmwood

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Elmwood is 1 in 80
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Elmwood is 1 in 28
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Elmwood is 1 in 21

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

      Philadelphia police department

      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
      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

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      Pine Valley, NJ4000
      Tavistock, NJ9000
      Devon, PA1,88043197240
      Wyncote, PA3,12358267326
      Berwyn, PA3,22858267326
      Chester Heights, PA2,58171323394
      Voorhees, NJ1,39554345399
      Philadelphia, PA1,559,9389093,0974,006

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Phoenix, AZ1,555,3246993,3154,014
      San Antonio, TX1,439,3587084,3245,033
      San Diego, CA1,374,8123621,8832,244
      Dallas, TX1,278,4338633,3214,184
      San Jose, CA1,009,3634382,4202,858
      Philadelphia, PA1,559,9389093,0974,006
      Source: The Elmwood, Philadelphia, PA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.