Reported Annual Crime In Martins Ferry

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMartins Ferry/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime89n/a (estimate)1,3112,8802,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMartins Ferry/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.34.9
Rape1n/a14.744.338.6
Robbery2n/a29.5108.1101.9
Assault5n/a73.6135.1237.8
Violent crime8n/a (estimate)118292373
Burglary22n/a324.0596.7491.4
Theft54n/a795.21,842.61,775.4
Vehicle theft5n/a73.6148.4220.2
Property crime81n/a (estimate)1,1932,5882,487
When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Martins Ferry, OH. All reported Martins Ferry, 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 Martins Ferry, OH overall crime rate is 54% lower than in comparison to the Ohio average; and is also 54% lower than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Martins Ferry, OH, the rate is 60% lower than compared to the Ohio average, and 68% lower than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Martins Ferry, OH comes in at 54% lower than to the average seen in Ohio, and 52% lower than the overall national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Martins Ferry is 54% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.59 daily crimes that occur in Martins Ferry.
  • Martins Ferry is safer than 72% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Martins Ferry you have a 1 in 77 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Martins Ferry has decreased by 22%.

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Daily Crime In Martins Ferry (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Martins Ferry, OH per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Ohio as well as national figures. In Martins Ferry, OH the total number of daily crimes is 2.20 times less than the Ohio average and 2.18 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Martins Ferry, OH are 2.48 times less than the Ohio average and 3.16 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Martins Ferry, OH has a daily crime rate that is 2.17 times less than the Ohio average and 2.09 times less than the daily national average.

How Safe is Martins Ferry (higher is better)

How safe is Martins Ferry, OH compared to other cities in Ohio and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Martins Ferry, OH is safer than 65% of the cities in Ohio and 72% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Ohio and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Martins Ferry, OH. Overall, Martins Ferry, OH is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Martins Ferry

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Martins Ferry is 1 in 849
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Martins Ferry is 1 in 84
The chance of being a victim of crime in Martins Ferry is 1 in 77
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Martins Ferry, 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 Martins Ferry, OH, then there is a 1 in 849 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 84. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 77 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Martins Ferry, OH.

Year Over Year Crime In Martins Ferry (per 100,000 people)

The year over year crime rate for Martins Ferry, OH is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Martins Ferry, OH has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 50% in Martins Ferry, OH, while property crimes in Martins Ferry, OH have decreased by 17%. Crimes in total for Martins Ferry, OH have decreased by 22% year over year.

Martins Ferry police department

ItemMartins FerryOhioNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a17,044556,527
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
West Liberty, WV1,51706262
Benwood, WV1,2860146146
Beech Bottom, WV7700199199
McMechen, WV1,686216216432
Bethlehem, WV2,616165371535
Martins Ferry, OH6,8501181,1931,311

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Martins Ferry, OH6,8501181,1931,311
Source: The Martins Ferry, 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.