Monroe, OH
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The crime rate in Monroe is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 28 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 Monroe is 1 in 35. Based on FBI crime data, Monroe is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Ohio, Monroe has a crime rate that is higher than 82% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

For Monroe, 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 Monroe than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1116, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Monroe's rate for property crime is 27 per one thousand population. This makes Monroe 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 Monroe is one in 37.

Monroe Crime Data

 
Crime Index

21

(100 is safest)


Safer than 21% of U.S. Cities

Monroe Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

12

366

378

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.90

27.33

28.22

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Monroe 0.90
Ohio 2.92
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,116

in Monroe

1 in 343

in Ohio
Monroe VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 13,393
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 4 7
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.07 0.30 0.52
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
Monroe 27.33
Ohio 25.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 37

in Monroe

1 in 39

in Ohio
Monroe Property CRIMES
Population: 13,393
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 21 338 7
Rate per 1,000 1.57 25.24 0.52
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

Monroe Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Monroe 24
Ohio 33