When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Amherst, OH. All reported Amherst, OH crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Amherst, OH overall crime rate is 25% lower than in comparison to the Ohio average; and is also 24% lower than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Amherst, OH, the rate is 86% lower than compared to the Ohio average, and 89% lower than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Amherst, OH comes in at 18% lower than to the average seen in Ohio, and 15% lower than the overall national average.