Kingston, PA Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
224
Total Crimes
1,745.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-32.05%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Kingston, PA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Kingston is 1,745.1 per 100,000 people. That's -32.05% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -2.83% lower than the Pennsylvania total crime rate of 1,795.9 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

Kingston SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
9

How Does Kingston Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Kingston
/ 100k People
Pennsylvania
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 224 1,745.1 1,795.9 2,568.4
Murder 1 7.8 6.1 5.0
Robbery 9 70.1 76.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 11 85.7 188.0 246.8
Violent Crime 23 179.2 306.0 368.9
Burglary 22 171.4 211.6 376.0
Larceny 169 1,316.6 1,175.9 1,594.6
Car Theft 10 77.9 102.4 228.9
Property Crime 201 1,565.9 1,489.9 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Kingston

23
Violent Crimes
179.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-51.43%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 558.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Kingston each year. That compares to a 1 in 326.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Kingston is 179.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -51.43% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -41.45% lower than the Pennsylvania violent crime rate of 306.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Kingston

201
Property Crimes
1,565.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
-28.81%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 63.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Kingston each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Kingston is 1,565.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -28.81% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 5.10% higher than the Pennsylvania property crime rate of 1,489.9 per 100,000 people.

Kingston Crime Compared To Pennsylvania Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Pennsylvania.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Kingston

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Wilkes-Barre, PA 40,710 1,175 2,886.3 2,370.4 515.8
Dickson, TN 15,637 890 5,691.6 4,841.1 850.5
Dunmore, PA 12,933 192 1,484.6 1,306.7 177.8
Georgetown, SC 8,819 610 6,916.9 5,805.6 1,111.2
Old Forge, PA 7,885 81 1,027.3 913.1 114.1
Clarks Summit, PA 6,210 50 805.2 756.8 48.3
Taylor, PA 5,889 173 2,937.7 2,292.4 645.3
Moosic, PA 5,745 99 1,723.2 1,288.1 435.2
Exeter, PA 5,580 85 1,523.3 1,308.2 215.1
Swoyersville, PA 4,949 17 343.5 282.9 60.6
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