Blue Ash, OH
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The crime rate in Blue Ash is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 28 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 Blue Ash is 1 in 36. Based on FBI crime data, Blue Ash is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Ohio, Blue Ash has a crime rate that is higher than 82% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Blue Ash to other communities of similar population, then Blue Ash crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Blue Ash 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 Blue Ash 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 Blue Ash.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Blue Ash 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 Blue Ash; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 529. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Blue Ash's rate for property crime is 26 per one thousand population. This makes Blue Ash 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 Blue Ash is one in 39.

Blue Ash Crime Data

 

Crime Index

22

(100 is safest)


Safer than 22% of U.S. Cities

Blue Ash Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

23

314

337

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.89

25.82

27.72

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Blue Ash 1.89
Ohio 2.92

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 529

in Blue Ash

1 in 343

in Ohio

Blue Ash VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 12,159
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 8 12 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.66 0.99 0.25

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
Blue Ash 25.82
Ohio 25.88

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 39

in Blue Ash

1 in 39

in Ohio

Blue Ash Property CRIMES

Population: 12,159
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 57 255 2
Rate per 1,000 4.69 20.97 0.16

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

Blue Ash Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Blue Ash 44
Ohio 33