Aurora, OH
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Aurora, OH crime analytics


Aurora is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (77%) and also has a lower crime rate than 77% of the communities in Ohio, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Aurora is one in 120 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Aurora, and we found that the crime rate in Aurora is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Aurora is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

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

For Aurora, 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 Aurora than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2640, 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 Aurora 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 Aurora than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 126.

Aurora Crime Data

 
Crime Index

77

(100 is safest)


Safer than 77% of U.S. Cities

Aurora Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

6

126

132

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.38

7.96

8.33

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Aurora 0.38
Ohio 2.92
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,640

in Aurora

1 in 343

in Ohio
Aurora VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 15,838
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 0 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.19 0.00 0.19
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
Aurora 7.96
Ohio 25.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 126

in Aurora

1 in 39

in Ohio
Aurora Property CRIMES
Population: 15,838
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 17 107 2
Rate per 1,000 1.07 6.76 0.13
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

Aurora Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Aurora 5
Ohio 33