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Reported Annual Crime In Grove City

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGrove City/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,721n/a (estimate)4,2852,8782,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGrove City/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder2n/a5.05.65.3
Rape7n/a17.448.140.4
Robbery26n/a64.7107.8102.8
Assault8n/a19.9138.7248.5
Violent crime43n/a (estimate)107300386
Burglary144n/a358.6575.9468.9
Theft1,476n/a3,675.21,832.31,745.0
Vehicle theft58n/a144.4169.3236.9
Property crime1,678n/a (estimate)4,1782,5782,451
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Grove City, OH. The total number of reported crimes in Grove City, OH is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Grove City, OH crime rate is 49% higher than the Ohio average and is 51% higher than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Grove City, OH has a violent crime rate that is 64% lower than the Ohio average and 72% lower than the national average. For property crime, Grove City, OH is 62% higher than the Ohio average and 70% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Grove City is 51% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11.74 daily crimes that occur in Grove City.
  • Grove City is safer than 32% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Grove City you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Grove City has increased by 22%.

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Daily Crime In Grove City (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Grove City, OH per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for Ohio and on a national level. In Grove City, OH the total number of daily crimes is 1.49 times more than the Ohio average and 1.51 times more than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Grove City, OH is 2.80 times less than the Ohio average and 3.61 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Grove City, OH has a daily crime rate that is 1.62 times more than the Ohio average and 1.70 times more than the national average.

How Safe is Grove City (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Grove City, OH in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Ohio as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Grove City, OH to other cities in the state and across the country, Grove City, OH is 21% safer than other cities of Ohio and 32% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Ohio cities and all around the United States, Grove City, OH has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Grove City, OH crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Grove City

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Grove City is 1 in 934
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Grove City is 1 in 24
The chance of being a victim of crime in Grove City is 1 in 24
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Grove City, OH? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Grove City, OH, you have a 1 in 934 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 24. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Grove City, OH is 1 in 24.

Year Over Year Crime In Grove City (per 100,000 people)

An ideal indicator of whether Grove City, 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 Grove City, OH has decreased by 9% and the rate of property crime in Grove City, OH has increased by 23%. The total crime rate in Grove City, OH has increased by 22% year to year.

Grove City police department

ItemGrove CityOhioNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)7717,044558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.12.73.3
There are a total of 77 Grove City police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 20.9% less than the Ohio average and 34.3% less than the National average.

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
Commercial Point, OH1,844124619743
Minerva Park, OH1,29978670748
Lithopolis, OH1,4390928928
Hilliard, OH33,108959881,082
Marble Cliff, OH5561211,0421,163
Riverlea, OH5831211,0421,163
Mount Sterling, OH1,8291361,1691,305
Grove City, OH38,3741074,1784,285

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Hanover Park, IL38,331102667768
Lancaster, TX38,4265713,2053,776
Montclair, CA38,2945374,3834,920
Carpentersville, IL38,275801,7281,808
Friendswood, TX38,27269766835
Grove City, OH38,3741074,1784,285
Source: The Grove City, OH crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.