Reported Annual Crime In Highland Heights

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHighland Heights/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime100n/a (estimate)1,1902,8782,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHighland Heights/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.65.3
Rape0n/a0.048.140.4
Robbery1n/a11.9107.8102.8
Assault0n/a0.0138.7248.5
Violent crime1n/a (estimate)12300386
Burglary5n/a59.5575.9468.9
Theft93n/a1,106.91,832.31,745.0
Vehicle theft1n/a11.9169.3236.9
Property crime99n/a (estimate)1,1782,5782,451
The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Highland Heights, OH. These figures on reported criminal activity in Highland Heights, OH, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Highland Heights, OH is 59% lower than the average of the whole of the state of Ohio, and when compared with the national average, is 58% lower than. When looking at violent crimes, Highland Heights, OH has 96% lower than violent crime rate than Ohio average, while remaining 97% lower than the national average. In property crime, Highland Heights, OH is 54% lower than the average of Ohio and is 52% lower than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Kirtland Hills, OH6901560156
South Russell, OH3,84052105157
Moreland Hills, OH3,30530303333
Bratenahl, OH1,16942362404
Valley View, OH1,97544379423
Kirtland, OH6,83844398442
Gates Mills, OH2,25047404451
Highland Heights, OH8,324121,1781,190

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Highland Heights is 58% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.26 daily crimes that occur in Highland Heights.
  • Highland Heights is safer than 80% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Highland Heights you have a 1 in 85 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Highland Heights has decreased by 9%.

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Daily Crime In Highland Heights (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Highland Heights, OH per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for Ohio and on a national level. In Highland Heights, OH the total number of daily crimes is 2.42 times less than the Ohio average and 2.38 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Highland Heights, OH is 25.23 times less than the Ohio average and 32.46 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Highland Heights, OH has a daily crime rate that is 2.19 times less than the Ohio average and 2.08 times less than the national average.

How Safe is Highland Heights (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Highland Heights, OH compared to other areas of Ohio, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Highland Heights, OH safer than 76% when compared to other Ohio cities, and 80% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in Ohio, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Highland Heights, OH. At this time, Highland Heights, OH sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Highland Heights

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Highland Heights is 1 in 8403
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Highland Heights is 1 in 85
The chance of being a victim of crime in Highland Heights is 1 in 85
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Highland Heights, OH? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Highland Heights, OH your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 8403. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 85 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Highland Heights, OH is 1 in 85.

Year Over Year Crime In Highland Heights (per 100,000 people)

Determining whether Highland Heights, OH is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Highland Heights, OH has decreased by 80% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 6% year over year. Total crimes for Highland Heights, OH has decreased by 9% in the same time frame.

Highland Heights police department

ItemHighland HeightsOhioNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2917,044556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.52.73.3
There are a total of 29 Highland Heights police officers. This results in 3.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 29.8% greater than the Ohio average and 7.2% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Ohio

StateTotal offendersOhio /100KNational /100K
Ohio17,925156222
There are a total of 17,925 sex offenders in Ohio. This yields a total of 156 sex offenders in Ohio per 100,000 residents which is 30% less than the national average.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Lake Stickney, WA8,3242843,2883,572
Toccoa, GA8,3274125,5265,938
Millersville, PA8,3201069331,039
Boonville, MO8,320832,6592,742
Bluffdale, UT8,319421,0201,062
Highland Heights, OH8,324121,1781,190
Source: The Highland Heights, OH crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.