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The Pottstown crime rate is much higher than the Pennsylvania average crime rate and is much higher than the national average crime rate.

Crime Index, #665

Pottstown, PA
3,069.11
Pennsylvania
1,334.83
U.S.
1,669.05

The crime index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the crime level in a region. Higher crime index value means more crime.

Pottstown, PA Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionMurdersRapesRobberiesAssaultsBurglariesTheftsVehicle TheftsArsonCrime Index
2014Pottstown, PACount22266841798996316 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,0008.897.3292.0371.6791.93,977.0278.770.82,962
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0004.821.8105.8173.5357.51,472.2102.0NA1,111
 U.S.Per 100,0004.526.4102.2232.5542.51,837.3216.2NA1,423
2013Pottstown, PACount2376368219959427 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,0008.9164.4279.9302.1972.94,260.5186.631.13,324
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0004.720.7115.6185.7407.31,545.6107.8NA1,176
 U.S.Per 100,0004.525.2109.1229.1610.01,899.4221.3NA1,477
2012Pottstown, PACount12061791587683613 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,0004.488.7270.6350.4700.83,406.4159.757.72,551
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0005.426.1122.8194.4445.51,603.1117.7NA1,272
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.9112.9242.3670.21,959.3229.7NA1,557
2011Pottstown, PACount02671931498704712 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,0000.0115.8316.3414.3663.83,875.6209.453.52,876
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0005.026.1126.6197.3454.01,636.1132.2NA1,295
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.8113.7241.1702.21,976.9229.6NA1,576
2010Pottstown, PACount025781191657855610 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,0000.0116.3362.9553.7767.83,652.7260.646.53,109
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0005.226.9128.8205.3434.31,607.4131.2NA1,295
 U.S.Per 100,0004.827.5119.1252.3699.62,003.5238.8NA1,610
2009Pottstown, PACount010641051657737310 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,0000.047.1301.5494.7777.33,641.8343.947.12,656
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0005.229.0138.9207.4434.71,625.5141.4NA1,334
 U.S.Per 100,0005.028.7133.0262.8716.32,060.9258.8NA1,683
2008Pottstown, PACount216811031819739017 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,0009.475.2380.5483.9850.44,571.3422.879.93,355
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0005.627.9151.6224.8470.91,758.8180.5NA1,442
 U.S.Per 100,0005.429.3145.3274.6730.82,167.0314.7NA1,784
2007Pottstown, PACount320741241919208223 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,00014.193.7346.7580.9894.84,309.9384.1107.73,503
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0005.827.7156.5226.4450.61,697.9212.8NA1,443
 U.S.Per 100,0005.630.0147.6283.8722.52,177.8363.3NA1,827
2006Pottstown, PACount219701152209108726 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,0009.388.1324.5533.11,019.94,218.8403.3120.53,372
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0005.927.3168.6237.6463.21,742.9237.4NA1,502
 U.S.Per 100,0005.730.9149.4287.5729.42,206.8398.4NA1,867
2005Pottstown, PACount223439612391610214 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,0009.2106.0198.1442.3566.74,220.0469.964.52,984
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0006.128.9154.6235.0451.61,729.1236.5NA1,479
 U.S.Per 100,0005.631.7140.7291.1726.72,286.3416.7NA1,888

Hate Crime Index

Pottstown, PA
-0.11
Pennsylvania
4.56
U.S.
23.78

The hate crime index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the hate crime level in a region. Higher hate crime index value means more hate crime.

Pottstown, PA Hate Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalRaceReligionSexual OrientationEthnicityDisabilityHate Crime Index
2014Pottstown, PACount000000 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0000.40.30.10.00.10.03
 U.S.Per 100,0001.80.90.30.30.20.018
2013Pottstown, PACount000000 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0000.50.30.10.10.00.05
 U.S.Per 100,0002.01.00.30.40.20.020
2012Pottstown, PACount000000 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0000.30.20.10.00.00.03
 U.S.Per 100,0002.31.10.40.50.30.023
2011Pottstown, PACount000000 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0000.40.20.10.10.10.04
 U.S.Per 100,0002.21.00.40.50.30.021
2010Pottstown, PACount000000 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0000.50.30.10.10.00.04
 U.S.Per 100,0002.31.10.50.40.30.023
2009Pottstown, PACount000000 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0000.40.20.10.00.00.03
 U.S.Per 100,0002.41.10.50.40.30.023
2008Pottstown, PACount000000 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0000.60.40.10.00.00.05
 U.S.Per 100,0002.91.50.60.50.30.028
2007Pottstown, PACount000000 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0000.70.30.20.10.00.06
 U.S.Per 100,0002.91.50.50.50.40.029
2006Pottstown, PACount000000 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,0000.00.00.00.00.00.00
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,0000.80.50.20.10.00.08
 U.S.Per 100,0003.01.60.60.50.40.030

Law Enforcement Employees Index

Pottstown, PA
2.22
Pennsylvania
2.92
U.S.
2.83

The law enforcement employees index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the law enforcement employees level in a region. Higher law enforcement employees index value means higher law enforcement employees density.

Pottstown, PA Law Enforcement Employees by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalOfficersCiviliansLaw Enforcement Employees Index
2014Pottstown, PACount584612 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,000256.6203.553.12.30
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,000309.8259.350.52.85
 U.S.Per 100,000335.2234.1101.12.85
2013Pottstown, PACount493910 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,000217.7173.344.41.95
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,000307.1258.049.02.83
 U.S.Per 100,000335.9233.3102.52.85
2012Pottstown, PACount584612 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,000257.3204.053.22.31
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,000307.7259.048.72.83
 U.S.Per 100,000335.5235.2100.32.85
2011Pottstown, PACount574512 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,000253.9200.553.52.27
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,000327.8270.757.12.99
 U.S.Per 100,000341.9238.3103.62.90
2010Pottstown, PACount584612 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,000269.9214.055.82.42
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,000306.8261.845.12.84
 U.S.Per 100,000347.8241.9105.92.95
2009Pottstown, PACount604713 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,000282.7221.461.22.52
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,000309.8262.647.22.86
 U.S.Per 100,000352.9244.2108.72.99
2008Pottstown, PACount604614 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,000281.9216.165.82.49
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,000316.8267.149.72.92
 U.S.Per 100,000357.8247.5110.33.03
2007Pottstown, PACount604614 
 Pottstown, PAPer 100,000281.1215.565.62.48
 PennsylvaniaPer 100,000326.8275.551.33.01
 U.S.Per 100,000356.1244.8111.33.00
2006Pottstown, PACount574314 
2005Pottstown, PACount574314 


 
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