Parma, OH
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Parma 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 Parma is 1 in 71. How does Parma fare compared to other communities in Ohio of all population sizes? Parma's crime rate is lower than approximately 47% of Ohio communities.

However, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Parma, and we found that the crime rate in Parma is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Parma is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Parma 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 Parma.

For Parma, 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 Parma than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 999, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Parma; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 13 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Parma Crime Data

 

Crime Index

53

(100 is safest)


Safer than 53% of U.S. Cities

Parma Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

80

1,047

1,127

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.00

13.10

14.10

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Parma 1.00
Ohio 2.92

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 999

in Parma

1 in 343

in Ohio

Parma VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 79,937
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 20 40 20
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.25 0.50 0.25

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
Parma 13.10
Ohio 25.88

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 76

in Parma

1 in 39

in Ohio

Parma Property CRIMES

Population: 79,937
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 250 746 51
Rate per 1,000 3.13 9.33 0.64

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

Parma Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Parma 56
Ohio 33