Centerville, OH
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Centerville has an overall crime rate of 13 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Centerville is 1 in 74. How does Centerville fare compared to other communities in Ohio of all population sizes? Centerville's crime rate is lower than approximately 50% of Ohio communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Centerville has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Centerville is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

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

For Centerville, 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 Centerville than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1592, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Centerville; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 13 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Centerville Crime Data

 
Crime Index

56

(100 is safest)


Safer than 56% of U.S. Cities

Centerville Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

15

306

321

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.63

12.81

13.44

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Centerville 0.63
Ohio 2.92
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,592

in Centerville

1 in 343

in Ohio
Centerville VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 23,882
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 * 6 6
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.13 0.25 0.25
* Rape figures for this city adjusted from legacy to current definition based on FBI guidelines.
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
Centerville 12.81
Ohio 25.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 78

in Centerville

1 in 39

in Ohio
Centerville Property CRIMES
Population: 23,882
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 39 254 13
Rate per 1,000 1.63 10.64 0.54
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

Centerville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Centerville 30
Ohio 33