Crime in Philadelphia, PA, United States

Crime rates in Philadelphia, PA, United States

Level of crime
73.66 High
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
66.91 High
Worries home broken and things stolen
52.21 Moderate
Worries being mugged or robbed
58.58 Moderate
Worries car stolen
46.85 Moderate
Worries things from car stolen
63.25 High
Worries attacked
56.88 Moderate
Worries being insulted
60.80 High
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin color, ethnic origin, gender or religion
42.37 Moderate
Problem people using or dealing drugs
75.00 High
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
67.65 High
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
68.75 High
Problem corruption and bribery
63.37 High

Safety in Philadelphia, PA, United States

Safety walking alone during daylight
63.67 High
Safety walking alone during night
32.07 Low

Contributors: 139

Last update: November 2020

These data are based on perceptions of visitors of this website in the past 3 years.

If the value is 0, it means it is perceived as very low, and if the value is 100, it means it is perceived as very high.

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2 Comments so far
Sarah H on Oct 27, 2020:
I've lived in Philadelphia my entire life and there is definitely plenty of crime but I've never felt particularly unsafe. It's moreso the kind of crime you hear about on the news between armed folks, not so much the kind that happens to everyday people.
Tim on Sep 26, 2017:
Sounds like a nice place to raise a family :)