East Canton, OH
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East Canton, 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

East Canton has an overall crime rate of 14 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 East Canton is 1 in 73. How does East Canton fare compared to other communities in Ohio of all population sizes? East Canton's crime rate is lower than approximately 49% of Ohio communities.

How does the crime rate in East Canton compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared East Canton with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether East Canton's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how East Canton 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 East Canton.

Importantly, our analysis shows that East Canton has one of the lowest violent crime rates in all of America, across cities and towns of all sizes. Murder, rape, armed robbery and aggravated assault happen far less frequently here than in most places. Your chance of becoming a victim? Just one in 10000. East Canton's violent crime rate is just 0 per 1,000 residents.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in East Canton; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 14 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

East Canton Crime Data

 

Crime Index

55

(100 is safest)


Safer than 55% of U.S. Cities

East Canton Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

22

22

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

13.75

13.75

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
East Canton 0.00
Ohio 2.92

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in East Canton

1 in 343

in Ohio

East Canton VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 1,600
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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
East Canton 13.75
Ohio 25.88

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 73

in East Canton

1 in 39

in Ohio

East Canton Property CRIMES

Population: 1,600
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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

East Canton Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
East Canton 17
Ohio 33