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Crime Report for Whitehall,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Whitehall, is 4.1 out of a possible 5 total points. Higher ratings indicate that your area is safer. The HomeSurfer crime rating is calculated depending on how the crime rate in your city compares with crime in the state and the nation. Violent crime is weighed more heavily than property crime, and the national ranking is more important than the state ranking.

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Whitehall Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Whitehall, has a violent crime rate of 52 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with a rate of 491 in and a rate of 676 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Violent Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Whitehall 52
PA 491
National 676

Whitehall, is in the 27% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 18% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 27% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Whitehall, or said another way, 73% of cities in have crime rates higher than Whitehall.


  Review crime rate data for Whitehall,

Crime Whitehall PA Nation
Violent Crime Total 52.3 491.1 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 6.6 6.5
Forcible Rape 22.4 28.4 31.1
Robbery Rate 0.0 194.4 197.4
Aggravated Assault 29.9 261.7 315
Property Crime Total 463.4 2662.4 3726.9
Burglary 37.4 490.0 812.3
Larceny Theft 388.7 1960.1 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 37.4 212.2 382.3
Arson 0.0 13.1 23.3


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Property Crime Rate
Property crime includes burglary, larceny, vehicle theft, and arson. Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Whitehall, has a property crime rate of 463.4 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with an average rate of 2662.4 in and an average rate of 3727 incidents per 100,000 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Property Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Whitehall 463.4
PA 2662.4
National 3727



Whitehall Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 15
National Percentile Rank - 6