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Sylvania, OH crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 8 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Sylvania is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 69% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Sylvania is one in 132. Compared to communities within Ohio, Sylvania‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 57% of the state's cities and towns.

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

For Sylvania, 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 Sylvania than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1728, 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 Sylvania 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 Sylvania than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 143.

Sylvania Crime Data

 

Crime Index

69

(100 is safest)


Safer than 69% of U.S. Cities

Sylvania Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

11

133

144

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.58

7.00

7.57

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.58
3.06
National Median: 4
    Sylvania
    Ohio

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,728

in Sylvania

1 in 327

in Ohio

Sylvania VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 19,011
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 4 5
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.11 0.21 0.26

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 21,570 126,430 243,600 921,505
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.38 0.73 2.78

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
7.0
18.34
National Median: 19
    Sylvania
    Ohio

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 143

in Sylvania

1 in 55

in Ohio

Sylvania Property CRIMES

Population: 19,011
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 11 120 2
Rate per 1,000 0.58 6.31 0.11

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,035,314 4,606,324 810,400
Rate per 1,000 3.12 13.90 2.45

Sylvania Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
22
25
National Median: 26.9
    Sylvania
    Ohio