Delphos, OH
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The crime rate in Delphos is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 24 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 Delphos is 1 in 41. Based on FBI crime data, Delphos is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Ohio, Delphos has a crime rate that is higher than 78% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

For Delphos, 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 Delphos than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 3512, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Delphos's rate for property crime is 24 per one thousand population. This makes Delphos 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 Delphos is one in 42.

Delphos Crime Data

 
Crime Index

28

(100 is safest)


Safer than 28% of U.S. Cities

Delphos Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

168

170

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.28

23.92

24.21

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Delphos 0.28
Ohio 2.92
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 3,512

in Delphos

1 in 343

in Ohio
Delphos VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 7,023
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.28
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
Delphos 23.92
Ohio 25.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 42

in Delphos

1 in 39

in Ohio
Delphos Property CRIMES
Population: 7,023
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 30 138 0
Rate per 1,000 4.27 19.65 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

Delphos Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Delphos 49
Ohio 33