Medina, OH
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Medina has an overall crime rate of 15 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 Medina is 1 in 68. How does Medina fare compared to other communities in Ohio of all population sizes? Medina's crime rate is lower than approximately 45% of Ohio communities.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Medina's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Medina is one in 908.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Medina; 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.

Medina Crime Data

 
Crime Index

52

(100 is safest)


Safer than 52% of U.S. Cities

Medina Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

29

356

385

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.10

13.52

14.62

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Medina 1.10
Ohio 2.92
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 908

in Medina

1 in 343

in Ohio
Medina VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 26,339
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 2 7 7 13
Rate per 1,000 0.08 0.27 0.27 0.49
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
Medina 13.52
Ohio 25.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 74

in Medina

1 in 39

in Ohio
Medina Property CRIMES
Population: 26,339
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 39 317 0
Rate per 1,000 1.48 12.04 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

Medina Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Medina 33
Ohio 33