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Total crime 37%
Violent crime 43%
Property crime 36%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Data from local enforcement agencies is analyzed and algorithms are applied to estimate the number of crimes in the area.
StatisticReportedincidentsUpper Arlington/100k peopleColumbus/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime33,5941,474 (estimate)3,6862,1592,346
Murder174n/a19.17.06.5
Rape816n/a89.543.238.4
Robbery1,796n/a197.166.973.9
Assault2,278n/a249.9191.6279.7
Violent crime5,064222 (estimate)556309388
Burglary5,551n/a609.1318.8314.2
Theft19,874n/a2,180.61,359.81,398.0
Vehicle theft3,105n/a340.7171.7246.0
Property crime28,5301,252 (estimate)3,1301,8501,958

Key findings

  • Upper Arlington crime rates are 37% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Upper Arlington are 43% lower than the national average
  • In Upper Arlington you have a 1 in 68 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Upper Arlington is safer than 95% of the cities in Ohio
  • Year over year crime in Columbus has decreased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Upper Arlington (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Upper Arlington

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Upper Arlington is 1 in 450
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Upper Arlington is 1 in 80
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Upper Arlington is 1 in 68

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

      Columbus police department

      ItemUpper ArlingtonColumbusOhio
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a2,13817,044
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.72.7

      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
      Plain City, OH4,4444386130
      New California, OH1,99643260303
      Minerva Park, OH1,29980481561
      Powell, OH12,4360574574
      Hilliard, OH33,10864705769
      Dublin, OH43,87444745789
      Lithopolis, OH1,439106687792
      Columbus, OH837,0385563,1303,686

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Indianapolis, IN846,6748713,5704,441
      San Francisco, CA850,2825444,3944,938
      Jacksonville, FL856,6166982,8713,569
      Fort Worth, TX815,9305412,7333,274
      Charlotte, NC808,8348363,2404,077
      Columbus, OH837,0385563,1303,686
      Source: The Upper Arlington, Columbus, 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.