Niles, OH
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With a crime rate of 42 per one thousand residents, Niles has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 24. Within Ohio, more than 93% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Niles.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Niles occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Niles; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 316. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Niles is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Niles, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 25, which is a rate of 39 per one thousand population.

Niles Crime Data

 

Crime Index

9

(100 is safest)


Safer than 9% of U.S. Cities

Niles Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

59

732

791

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.16

39.25

42.41

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Niles 3.16
Ohio 2.92

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 316

in Niles

1 in 343

in Ohio

Niles VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 18,651
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 3 32 23
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.16 1.72 1.23

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
Niles 39.25
Ohio 25.88

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 25

in Niles

1 in 39

in Ohio

Niles Property CRIMES

Population: 18,651
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 122 586 24
Rate per 1,000 6.54 31.42 1.29

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

Niles Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Niles 92
Ohio 33