Reported Annual Crime In Wauseon

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWauseon/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime153n/a (estimate)2,0912,8802,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWauseon/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a13.74.34.9
Rape3n/a41.044.338.6
Robbery2n/a27.3108.1101.9
Assault4n/a54.7135.1237.8
Violent crime10n/a (estimate)137292373
Burglary14n/a191.4596.7491.4
Theft127n/a1,735.91,842.61,775.4
Vehicle theft2n/a27.3148.4220.2
Property crime143n/a (estimate)1,9552,5882,487
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Wauseon, OH is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Wauseon, OH. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Wauseon, OH averages 27% lower than the rest of Ohio while the rate of crime on a national scale is 27% lower than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Wauseon, OH is 53% lower than the average rate of crime in Ohio and 63% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 24% lower than the remainder of the state of Ohio and 21% lower than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Wauseon, OH area.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Wauseon is 27% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.73 daily crimes that occur in Wauseon.
  • Wauseon is safer than 60% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Wauseon you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Wauseon has decreased by 16%.

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Daily Crime In Wauseon (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Wauseon, OH for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Ohio as well as those across America as a whole. The Wauseon, OH total amount of daily offenses is 1.38 times less than the Ohio average and 1.37 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Wauseon, OH is 2.14 times less than the Ohio average, and it is 2.73 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Wauseon, OH has a daily crime figure that is 1.32 times less than the Ohio average and 1.27 times less than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Wauseon (higher is better)

Compared to the other cities in Ohio and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Wauseon, OH? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Wauseon, OH has been ranked safer than 48% of other cities in the state of Ohio. In addition, Wauseon, OH is safer than 60% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Ohio and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Wauseon, OH. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Wauseon, OH is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Wauseon

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Wauseon is 1 in 732
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Wauseon is 1 in 52
The chance of being a victim of crime in Wauseon is 1 in 48
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Wauseon, 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 Wauseon, OH, then there is a 1 in 732 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 52. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 48 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Wauseon, OH.

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

An ideal indicator of whether Wauseon, OH is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in Wauseon, OH has decreased by 23% and the rate of property crime in Wauseon, OH has decreased by 15%. The total crime rate in Wauseon, OH has decreased by 16% year to year.

Wauseon police department

ItemWauseonOhioNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1817,044556,527
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
Grand Rapids, OH1,0861089621,070
Liberty Center, OH1,1331201,0641,184
Morenci, MI2,4122289561,184
West Unity, OH1,7831351,2001,335
Fayette, OH1,3721381,2211,359
Wauseon, OH6,9531371,9552,091

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Interlaken, CA6,9544042,4822,886
Hobart, WI6,95115514529
Lihue, HI6,9552643,4273,691
Acton, CA6,9562691,6561,926
Smithville, NJ6,9502601,6591,919
Wauseon, OH6,9531371,9552,091
Source: The Wauseon, 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.