Rootstown, OH
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Rootstown is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (60%) and also has a lower crime rate than 54% 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 Rootstown is one in 81 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.

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

For Rootstown, 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 Rootstown than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2314, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Rootstown; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Rootstown Crime Data

 
Crime Index

60

(100 is safest)


Safer than 60% of U.S. Cities

Rootstown Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

83

86

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.43

11.96

12.39

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Rootstown 0.43
Ohio 2.92
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,314

in Rootstown

1 in 343

in Ohio
Rootstown VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 6,941
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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
Rootstown 11.96
Ohio 25.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 84

in Rootstown

1 in 39

in Ohio
Rootstown Property CRIMES
Population: 6,941
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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

Rootstown Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Rootstown 2
Ohio 33