Powell, OH
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Powell, OH crime analytics


Powell is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (88%) and also has a lower crime rate than 89% of the communities in Ohio, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Powell is one in 173 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Powell, and we found that the crime rate in Powell is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Powell 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 Powell 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 Powell.

For Powell, 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 Powell than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2162, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Powell is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Powell than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 188.

Powell Crime Data

 
Crime Index

88

(100 is safest)


Safer than 88% of U.S. Cities

Powell Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

6

69

75

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.46

5.32

5.78

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Powell 0.46
Ohio 2.92
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,162

in Powell

1 in 343

in Ohio
Powell VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 12,972
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 2 4
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.15 0.31
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
Powell 5.32
Ohio 25.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 188

in Powell

1 in 39

in Ohio
Powell Property CRIMES
Population: 12,972
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 14 55 0
Rate per 1,000 1.08 4.24 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

Powell Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Powell 15
Ohio 33