Pittsburgh, PA Crime


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Crime is ranked on a scale of 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime)

Pittsburgh violent crime is 38.1. (The US average is 22.7)
Pittsburgh property crime is 46.3. (The US average is 35.4)

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 Violent Crimes  - Murder  Rape  Robbery  Assault
 Property Crimes  - Burglary  Larceny  Auto Theft
Pittsburgh, PA Crime History
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Year Violent Murder Rape Robbery Assault Property Burglary Larceny Auto
2000928.710.536.4450.6431.24602.2896.32994.3711.5
2001868.216.139.2405.4407.44904.3950.83153.4800.2
20021107.613.743.2471.8578.94654.5962.82951740.7
20031061.42040.6487.6513.34901.6948.43164.3788.8
20041118.713.829.6479.35964571.19112944.4715.7
20051023.31935.4488.8480.14724.6912.43125687.2
20061069.917.331.4530.5490.84693.71143.92975.3574.5
20071106.716.741.3511.2537.54463.11094.92875.6492.7
20081084.123.243.9497.5519.44075.81003.42666406.4
2009988.712.537.2437.8501.23771.2900.32605.1265.8
2010898.517.621.1380.5479.33608.19432455.1210.1
2011802.314.321.7364.9401.53260.8870.42234.9155.5
201275213.115.1363.3360.43425.4812.82438.2174.3
2013734.314.625.4310.8383.63265.9706.42359.3200.2
2014798.122.429.6320.5425.53212.8692.12326.6194.1
2015706.218.626.7279.6381.33224.5715.92312.7195.8
2016782.318.833.1330.6399.73262.8604.42387.9270.5
2017656.41829.4262.1346.83114.4526.32365.9222.3
2018578.818.840230289.93016.1443.22331.9241

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per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
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I left Pittsburgh for Cleveland and boy do I appreciate Pittsburgh now. Parts of Pittsburgh are blue collar but sections like East Liberty, Shadyside, Squirrel Hill and  More

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I will give Pittsburgh 5 Stars for the ability to raise a family but it certainly has deficits that I'll cover at the end. I grew up in a small river town 45 minutes  More

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As a custom home builder in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, I have had the opportunity to work in a number of different cities and towns across the state. In my experience,  More

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