Fort Mitchell, KY crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2021 calendar year; released from FBI in Oct. 2022 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2022 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Fort Mitchell has an overall crime rate of 11 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Fort Mitchell is 1 in 90. How does Fort Mitchell fare compared to other communities in Kentucky of all population sizes? Fort Mitchell's crime rate is lower than approximately 26% of Kentucky communities.

How does the crime rate in Fort Mitchell compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Fort Mitchell with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Fort Mitchell's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Fort Mitchell does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Fort Mitchell.

For Fort Mitchell, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Fort Mitchell than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2166, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Fort Mitchell's rate for property crime is 11 per one thousand population. This makes Fort Mitchell a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Fort Mitchell is one in 94.

Fort Mitchell Crime Data

total Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 45% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Fort Mitchell Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
National Median: 4
    Fort Mitchell

Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,166

in Fort Mitchell

1 in 351

in Kentucky

Fort Mitchell Violent Crimes

Population: 8,662
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 0 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.35 0.00 0.12

United States Violent Crimes

Population: 331,888,310
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 22,941 144,285 202,155 943,774
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.43 0.61 2.84

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
National Median: 19
    Fort Mitchell

Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 94

in Fort Mitchell

1 in 58

in Kentucky

Property Crimes

Population: 8,662
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 3 74 15
Rate per 1,000 0.35 8.54 1.73

United States Property Crimes

Population: 331,888,310
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 899,656 4,626,970 890,179
Rate per 1,000 2.71 13.94 2.68

Fort Mitchell Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
National Median: 26.8
    Fort Mitchell

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Zip Codes in Fort Mitchell, KY