Medina, NY
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The crime rate in Medina is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 26 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Medina is 1 in 39. Based on FBI crime data, Medina is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to New York, Medina has a crime rate that is higher than 89% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Medina to other communities of similar population, then Medina crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Medina does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Medina occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Medina; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 530. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Medina's rate for property crime is 24 per one thousand population. This makes Medina 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 Medina is one in 42.

Medina Crime Data

 
Crime Index

25

(100 is safest)


Safer than 25% of U.S. Cities

Medina Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

11

138

149

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.89

23.68

25.57

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Medina 1.89
New York State 3.80
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 530

in Medina

1 in 263

in New York State
Medina VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 5,827
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 5 0 6
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.86 0.00 1.03
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
Medina 23.68
New York State 16.04
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 42

in Medina

1 in 62

in New York State
Medina Property CRIMES
Population: 5,827
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 30 105 3
Rate per 1,000 5.15 18.02 0.51
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

Medina Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Medina 44
New York State 41