Toledo, OH
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With a crime rate of 57 per one thousand residents, Toledo has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 18. Within Ohio, more than 97% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Toledo.

Importantly, when you compare Toledo to other communities of similar population, then Toledo crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Toledo does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

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

For Toledo, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Toledo is one in 89.

In addition, NeighborhoodScout found that a lot of the crime that takes place in Toledo is property crime. Property crimes that are tracked for this analysis are burglary, larceny over fifty dollars, motor vehicle theft, and arson. In Toledo, your chance of becoming a victim of a property crime is one in 22, which is a rate of 45 per one thousand population.

Importantly, we found that Toledo has one of the highest rates of motor vehicle theft in the nation according to our analysis of FBI crime data. This is compared to communities of all sizes, from the smallest to the largest. In fact, your chance of getting your car stolen if you live in Toledo is one in 310.

Toledo Crime Data

 
Crime Index

4

(100 is safest)


Safer than 4% of U.S. Cities

Toledo Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

3,159

12,725

15,884

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

11.29

45.48

56.77

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Toledo 11.29
Ohio 2.92
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 89

in Toledo

1 in 343

in Ohio
Toledo VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 279,789
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 24 230 902 2,003
Rate per 1,000 0.09 0.82 3.22 7.16
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
Toledo 45.48
Ohio 25.88
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 22

in Toledo

1 in 39

in Ohio
Toledo Property CRIMES
Population: 279,789
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 4,147 7,676 902
Rate per 1,000 14.82 27.43 3.22
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

Toledo Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Toledo 189
Ohio 33