Berea, OH
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Berea, 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, Berea is safer than 73% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Ohio, only on the order of 30% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Berea. If you live in Berea, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 105. 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 Berea, and we found that the crime rate in Berea is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Berea 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 Berea 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 Berea.

For Berea, 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 Berea than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2097, 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 Berea 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 Berea than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 111.

Berea Crime Data

 

Crime Index

73

(100 is safest)


Safer than 73% of U.S. Cities

Berea Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

9

170

179

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.48

9.01

9.48

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Berea 0.48
Ohio 2.92

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,097

in Berea

1 in 343

in Ohio

Berea VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 18,874
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 8 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.42 0.05

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
Berea 9.01
Ohio 25.88

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 111

in Berea

1 in 39

in Ohio

Berea Property CRIMES

Population: 18,874
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 19 140 11
Rate per 1,000 1.01 7.42 0.58

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

Berea Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Berea 31
Ohio 33