Avon Lake, OH
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Avon Lake, OH crime analytics


With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 6 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Avon Lake is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 88% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Avon Lake is one in 171. Compared to communities within Ohio, Avon Lake‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 88% of the state's cities and towns.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Avon Lake, and we found that the crime rate in Avon Lake is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Avon Lake 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 Avon Lake 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 Avon Lake.

For Avon Lake, 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 Avon Lake than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 3350, 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 Avon Lake 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 Avon Lake than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 180.

Avon Lake Crime Data

 
Crime Index

88

(100 is safest)


Safer than 88% of U.S. Cities

Avon Lake Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

7

130

137

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.30

5.54

5.84

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Avon Lake 0.30
Ohio 2.92
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 3,350

in Avon Lake

1 in 343

in Ohio
Avon Lake VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 23,453
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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
Avon Lake 5.54
Ohio 25.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 180

in Avon Lake

1 in 39

in Ohio
Avon Lake Property CRIMES
Population: 23,453
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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

Avon Lake Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Avon Lake 12
Ohio 33