Reported Annual Crime In Kenton

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleKenton/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime360n/a (estimate)4,3722,8802,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleKenton/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a12.14.34.9
Rape6n/a72.944.338.6
Robbery6n/a72.9108.1101.9
Assault1n/a12.1135.1237.8
Violent crime14n/a (estimate)170292373
Burglary52n/a631.5596.7491.4
Theft289n/a3,509.81,842.61,775.4
Vehicle theft5n/a60.7148.4220.2
Property crime346n/a (estimate)4,2022,5882,487
A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Kenton, OH is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 52% higher than the average of crimes committed in Ohio. It is also 53% higher than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Kenton, OH shows a crime rate that is 42% lower than the Ohio average. The crime rate is also 54% lower than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Kenton, OH is shown to be 62% higher than the Ohio average and 69% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Kenton is 53% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11.98 daily crimes that occur in Kenton.
  • Kenton is safer than 31% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Kenton you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Kenton has decreased by 4%.

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Daily Crime In Kenton (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Kenton, OH per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for Ohio and on a national scale. In Kenton, OH the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 1.52 times more than the Ohio average and 1.53 times more than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Kenton, OH is 1.72 times less than the Ohio average and 2.19 times less than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Kenton, OH has a constant daily crime rate that is 1.62 times more than the Ohio average and 1.69 times more than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is Kenton (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Kenton, OH compared to every other city in Ohio as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Kenton, OH ranks safer than 19% of every city located within Ohio along with 31% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Ohio and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Kenton, OH. As a result, Kenton, OH is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Kenton

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Kenton is 1 in 589
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Kenton is 1 in 24
The chance of being a victim of crime in Kenton is 1 in 23
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Kenton, OH? Displayed here are the statistics showing how likely you are to become a victim of a crime of violence, crime against your property, or any other crime. If you are in Kenton, OH, then there is a 1 in 589 risk that you will experience a violent crime against you. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 24. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 23 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Kenton, OH.

Year Over Year Crime In Kenton (per 100,000 people)

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Kenton, OH is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Kenton, OH has increased by 55%, the amount of property crime in Kenton, OH has decreased by 5%, and the total amount of crime in Kenton, OH has decreased by 4% year to year.

Kenton police department

ItemKentonOhioNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2117,044556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.73.3

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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Ada, OH6,11269552621
Russells Point, OH1,1401401,2441,384
Forest, OH1,68801,3891,389
Dunkirk, OH1,0541451,2861,431
Mount Victory, OH6293563,1543,510
Kenton, OH7,7831704,2024,372

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Briarcliff Manor, NY7,783133563696
Hillview, KY7,7851851,8262,012
Hubbard, OH7,7871051,5551,659
Nantucket, MA7,7872992,1912,490
Grand Ledge, MI7,779641,3991,463
Kenton, OH7,7831704,2024,372
Source: The Kenton, OH crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. 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.