Eastlake, OH
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The crime rate in Eastlake is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 22 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 Eastlake is 1 in 45. Based on FBI crime data, Eastlake is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Ohio, Eastlake has a crime rate that is higher than 74% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

How does the crime rate in Eastlake compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Eastlake with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Eastlake'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 Eastlake 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 Eastlake.

For Eastlake, 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 Eastlake than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1657, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Eastlake's rate for property crime is 22 per one thousand population. This makes Eastlake 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 Eastlake is one in 46.

Eastlake Crime Data

 
Crime Index

31

(100 is safest)


Safer than 31% of U.S. Cities

Eastlake Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

11

397

408

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.60

21.77

22.38

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Eastlake 0.60
Ohio 2.92
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,657

in Eastlake

1 in 343

in Ohio
Eastlake VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 18,232
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 * 7 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.05 0.38 0.16
* 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
Eastlake 21.77
Ohio 25.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 46

in Eastlake

1 in 39

in Ohio
Eastlake Property CRIMES
Population: 18,232
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 18 365 14
Rate per 1,000 0.99 20.02 0.77
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

Eastlake Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Eastlake 63
Ohio 33