Avon Lake, OH
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Avon Lake, OH 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

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Avon Lake is safer than 88% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Ohio, only on the order of 12% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Avon Lake. If you live in Avon Lake, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 171. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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