Akron, NY
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Akron, NY crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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

Your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Akron is 1 in 190. This equates to a crime rate of 5 per 1,000 residents, making Akron one of the safest communities in nation. Akron's crime rate is not the lowest in New York, however. Approximately 10% of the cities and towns in New York have a lower crime rate, according to FBI crime statistics.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Akron has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Akron is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Akron 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 Akron.

For Akron, 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 Akron than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2845, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Akron is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Akron than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 203.

Akron Crime Data

 

Crime Index

90

(100 is safest)


Safer than 90% of U.S. Cities

Akron Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

14

15

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.35

4.92

5.27

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Akron 0.35
New York State 3.80

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,845

in Akron

1 in 263

in New York State

Akron VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 2,845
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.35

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Akron 4.92
New York State 16.04

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 203

in Akron

1 in 62

in New York State

Akron Property CRIMES

Population: 2,845
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 0 13 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 4.57 0.35

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Akron Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Akron 8
New York State 41