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Total crime 108%
Violent crime 74%
Property crime 115%
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, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidentsFishtown/100k peoplePhiladelphia/100k peoplePennsylvania/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime63,5655,185 (estimate)4,0061,7102,489
Murder351n/a22.15.25.0
Rape1,095n/a69.034.042.6
Robbery5,262n/a331.676.181.6
Assault7,712n/a486.0191.1250.2
Violent crime14,420659 (estimate)909306379
Burglary6,497n/a409.4182.4340.5
Theft36,968n/a2,329.61,124.21,549.5
Vehicle theft5,680n/a357.996.8219.9
Property crime49,1454,526 (estimate)3,0971,4032,110

Key findings

  • Fishtown crime rates are 108% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Fishtown are 74% higher than the national average
  • In Fishtown you have a 1 in 20 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Fishtown is safer than 34% of the cities in Pennsylvania
  • Year over year crime in Philadelphia has not changed

Fishtown crime map

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The Fishtown crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Fishtown 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 Fishtown crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Fishtown (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Fishtown

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Fishtown is 1 in 152
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Fishtown is 1 in 23
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Fishtown is 1 in 20

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

      Philadelphia police department

      ItemFishtownPhiladelphiaPennsylvania
      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
      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
      Pine Valley, NJ4000
      Tavistock, NJ9000
      Langhorne Manor, PA1,4300140140
      Langhorne, PA1,60643197240
      Spring House, PA3,80558267326
      Wyncote, PA3,12358267326
      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 Fishtown, Philadelphia, 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.