Swanton, OH
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Swanton, OH crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Swanton is safer than 63% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Ohio, only on the order of 42% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Swanton. If you live in Swanton, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 86. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

How does the crime rate in Swanton compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Swanton with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Swanton's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

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

For Swanton, 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 Swanton than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1295, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Swanton 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 Swanton than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 93.

Swanton Crime Data

 
Crime Index

63

(100 is safest)


Safer than 63% of U.S. Cities

Swanton Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3

42

45

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.77

10.81

11.58

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Swanton 0.77
Ohio 2.92
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,295

in Swanton

1 in 343

in Ohio
Swanton VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 3,886
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
Swanton 10.81
Ohio 25.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 93

in Swanton

1 in 39

in Ohio
Swanton Property CRIMES
Population: 3,886
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

Swanton Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Swanton 14
Ohio 33