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Total crime 87%
Violent crime 85%
Property crime 87%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCarey/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime11n/a (estimate)3112,1592,346
Murder0n/a0.07.06.5
Rape0n/a0.043.238.4
Robbery0n/a0.066.973.9
Assault2n/a56.5191.6279.7
Violent crime2n/a (estimate)56309388
Burglary2n/a56.5318.8314.2
Theft7n/a197.71,359.81,398.0
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0171.7246.0
Property crime9n/a (estimate)2541,8501,958

Key findings

  • Carey crime rates are 87% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Carey are 85% lower than the national average
  • In Carey you have a 1 in 322 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Carey is safer than 91% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Carey has increased by 38%

Carey crime map

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The Carey crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Carey as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Carey crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Carey (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Carey, OH per 100,000 people. In Carey, the total number of daily crimes is 6.95 times less than the Ohio average and 7.55 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Carey is 5.47 times less than the Ohio average and 6.87 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Carey has a daily crime rate that is 7.28 times less than the Ohio average and 7.70 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Carey (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Carey to every other city in Ohio, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Carey safe? The gauges above illustrate that Carey is safer than 91% of every city located within Ohio along with 91% 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. As a result, Carey, OH is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Carey

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Carey is 1 in 1771
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Carey is 1 in 394
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Carey is 1 in 322
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Carey, Ohio you have a 1 in 1771 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 394 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 322 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Carey.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Carey, Ohio (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Carey has increased by 100%, the amount of property crime in Carey has increased by 30%, and the total amount of crime in Carey has increased by 39% year over year.

      Carey police department

      ItemCareyOhioNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1117,044558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.02.73.3
      There are a total of 11 Carey police officers. This results in 3.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 10.5% greater than the Ohio average and 8.2% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Ohio

      StateTotal offendersOhio /100KNational /100K
      Ohio17,872156266
      There are a total of 17,872 sex offenders in Ohio. This yields a total of 156 sex offenders in Ohio per 100,000 residents which is 41% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Arlington, OH1,439119712831
      Sycamore, OH1,054141842982
      Forest, OH1,5751448621,006
      Tiffin, OH17,701461,3511,397
      Upper Sandusky, OH6,9171561,6811,837
      Findlay, OH41,4121581,8842,042
      Bascom, OH3683121,8712,183
      Carey, OH3,48256254311

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      Bunk Foss, WA3,484979041,002
      Livingston, AL3,4855431,2661,809
      Freeland, PA3,4851451,3661,511
      New Hampton, IA3,47889413502
      Carey, OH3,48256254311
      Source: The Carey, OH crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.