Annual Crime In Covington (2018)

Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCovington/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime17n/a (estimate)6382,4572,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCovington/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.85.0
Rape0n/a0.045.342.6
Robbery0n/a0.078.686.2
Assault0n/a0.0151.2246.8
Violent crime0n/a (estimate)0280381
Burglary4n/a150.0412.2376.0
Theft13n/a487.61,594.61,594.6
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0170.3228.9
Property crime17n/a (estimate)6382,1772,200

Key findings

  • Covington crime rates are 75% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Covington are 100% lower than the national average
  • In Covington you have a 1 in 157 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Covington is safer than 92% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Covington has decreased by 48%

Covington crime map

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Compare Covington, OH Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Covington (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is Covington (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Covington

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Covington is 0
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Covington is 1 in 157
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Covington is 1 in 157

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

      Covington police department

      ItemCovingtonOhioNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)517,044558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.92.73.3
      There are a total of 5 Covington police officers. This results in 1.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 28.6% less than the Ohio average and 40.7% 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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Versailles, OH2,690108841949
      Pleasant Hill, OH1,2811169051,022
      Bradford, OH1,7011291,0071,136
      Arcanum, OH2,2721311,0161,147
      Ansonia, OH1,2141381,0761,215
      Tipp City, OH9,834501,5511,601
      West Milton, OH4,6902131,6571,870
      Covington, OH2,6070638638

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Whittingham, NJ2,60776514590
      Glenrock, WY2,60777658735
      Falmouth, KY2,608481,5711,619
      Swedesboro, NJ2,60639548587
      Moore Haven, FL2,6062271,3481,575
      Covington, OH2,6070638638
      Source: The Covington, OH crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.