The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Nitro, WV. These figures on reported criminal activity in Nitro, WV, 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 Nitro, WV is 144% higher than the average of the whole of the state of West Virginia, and when compared with the national average, is 101% higher than. When looking at violent crimes, Nitro, WV has 4% higher than violent crime rate than West Virginia average, while remaining 5% lower than the national average. In property crime, Nitro, WV is 167% higher than the average of West Virginia and is 117% higher than the national average.