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Crime rate in Akron, Pennsylvania (PA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Akron, PA compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Akron, PA

The 2019 crime rate in Akron, PA is 27 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 10.1 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 10.2% U.S. cities. The 2019 Akron crime rate fell by 71% compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Akron has seen decline of violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Akron, PA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Akron:

26.8
Ephrata:

85.1
Clay:

40.6
Lititz:

74.4
Denver:

96.4
New Holland:

77.0
Terre Hill:

95.8
East Petersburg:

46.2
East Earl:

54.8
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Akron by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(49.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(50.0)
1
(24.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.9)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(51.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(24.9)
1
(24.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(98.7)
2
(51.4)
6
(153.3)
6
(153.1)
2
(50.9)
5
(125.0)
4
(99.7)
3
(75.0)
6
(149.4)
2
(49.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
8
(199.4)
4
(99.7)
4
(99.5)
10
(249.1)
6
(148.0)
5
(128.6)
3
(76.6)
9
(229.7)
5
(127.1)
6
(150.0)
6
(149.5)
3
(75.0)
6
(149.4)
0
(0.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
31
(772.5)
31
(772.5)
35
(870.6)
35
(871.9)
22
(542.8)
23
(591.6)
31
(792.0)
18
(459.4)
29
(737.4)
17
(424.9)
23
(573.0)
13
(325.1)
24
(597.8)
15
(371.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(124.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.9)
2
(49.3)
2
(51.4)
2
(51.1)
1
(25.5)
1
(25.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
4
(99.6)
1
(24.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(49.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(49.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(25.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(24.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index59.850.381.654.355.847.187.167.158.292.573.233.392.226.8

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Pennsylvania and other state lists, there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Akron, Pennsylvania as of April 13, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Akron is 999 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Akron:

24.8
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Akron:

99.6
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Akron:

37.5
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Akron:

74.7
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Akron:

112.5
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Akron:

38.1
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Akron:

76.6
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Akron:

102.2
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Akron:

25.7
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Akron:

49.3
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Akron:

0.0
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Akron:

49.8
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Akron:

24.9
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Akron:

12.5
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Akron:

0.0
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Akron:

23.1
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Akron:

23.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Akron:

11.5
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Akron:

22.3
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Akron:

74.7
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Akron:

31.3
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Akron:

58.5
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Akron:

51.2
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Akron:

66.1
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Akron:

72.7
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Akron:

62.6
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Akron:

63.0
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Akron:

64.2
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Akron:

97.2
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Akron:

63.4
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Akron:

58.6
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Akron:

97.2
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Akron:

70.6
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Akron:

105.0
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Akron:

81.8
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Akron:

59.8
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 7 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.74
Pennsylvania average:

1.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
Pennsylvania average:

1.88

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
Pennsylvania average:

1.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.00
Pennsylvania average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
Pennsylvania average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.27
Pennsylvania average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.02
Pennsylvania average:

1.96

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.28
Pennsylvania average:

1.98

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.29
Pennsylvania average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.23
Pennsylvania average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
Pennsylvania average:

2.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.00
Pennsylvania average:

2.09

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
Pennsylvania average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.99
Pennsylvania average:

2.79

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.99
Pennsylvania average:

2.79

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.99
Pennsylvania average:

2.81

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 4 (4 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.99
Pennsylvania average:

2.85

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Akron, PA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers

Zip codes: 17501.