Cortland, OH
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Cortland, OH crime analytics


With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 10 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Cortland is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 72% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Cortland is one in 105. Compared to communities within Ohio, Cortland‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 70% of the state's cities and towns.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Cortland has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Cortland 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 Cortland 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 Cortland.

For Cortland, 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 Cortland than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 3464, 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 Cortland 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 Cortland than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 108.

Cortland Crime Data

 
Crime Index

72

(100 is safest)


Safer than 72% of U.S. Cities

Cortland Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

64

66

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.29

9.24

9.53

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Cortland 0.29
Ohio 2.92
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 3,464

in Cortland

1 in 343

in Ohio
Cortland VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 6,927
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 0 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.14 0.00 0.14
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
Cortland 9.24
Ohio 25.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 108

in Cortland

1 in 39

in Ohio
Cortland Property CRIMES
Population: 6,927
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 12 52 0
Rate per 1,000 1.73 7.51 0.00
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

Cortland Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Cortland 16
Ohio 33