Reported Annual Crime In Hamilton

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHamilton/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,920n/a (estimate)4,7032,7172,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHamilton/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder3n/a4.86.15.3
Rape75n/a120.850.341.7
Robbery111n/a178.899.598.0
Assault123n/a198.1141.6248.9
Violent crime312n/a (estimate)502298383
Burglary716n/a1,153.1502.4430.4
Theft1,890n/a3,043.81,743.01,694.4
Vehicle theft2n/a3.2173.7237.4
Property crime2,608n/a (estimate)4,2002,4192,362

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When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Hamilton, OH. All reported Hamilton, OH crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Hamilton, OH overall crime rate is 73% higher than in comparison to the Ohio average; and is also 71% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Hamilton, OH, the rate is 69% higher than compared to the Ohio average, and 31% higher than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Hamilton, OH comes in at 74% higher than to the average seen in Ohio, and 78% higher than the overall national average.
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The Hamilton crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Hamilton as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Hamilton crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Hamilton is 71% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 12.88 daily crimes that occur in Hamilton.
  • Hamilton is safer than 14% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Hamilton you have a 1 in 22 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Hamilton has decreased by 21%.

Compare Hamilton, OH Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Hamilton (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Hamilton, 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 Hamilton, OH total amount of daily offenses is 1.73 times more than the Ohio average and 1.71 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Hamilton, OH is 1.69 times more than the Ohio average, and it is 1.31 times more than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Hamilton, OH has a daily crime figure that is 1.74 times more than the Ohio average and 1.78 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Hamilton (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Hamilton, OH compared to other areas of Ohio, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Hamilton, OH safer than 6% when compared to other Ohio cities, and 14% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in Ohio, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Hamilton, OH. At this time, Hamilton, OH sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Hamilton

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Hamilton is 1 in 200
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Hamilton is 1 in 24
The chance of being a victim of crime in Hamilton is 1 in 22
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Hamilton, OH? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Hamilton, OH your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 200. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 24 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Hamilton, OH is 1 in 22.

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

Determining whether Hamilton, OH is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Hamilton, OH has decreased by 9% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 22% year over year. Total crimes for Hamilton, OH has decreased by 21% in the same time frame.

Hamilton police department

ItemHamiltonOhioNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)13417,044558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.12.73.3
There are a total of 134 Hamilton police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 20.9% less than the Ohio average and 34.4% 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
Dunlap, OH1,92642340381
Wetherington, OH1,52742340381
Dry Ridge, OH2,57347379426
Glendale, OH2,24647379426
Amberley, OH3,59557461518
Four Bridges, OH3,35957461518
Sixteen Mile Stand, OH3,18557461518
Hamilton, OH62,2595024,2004,703

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Council Bluffs, IA62,3262405,9436,182
Dundalk, MD62,3378293,6834,512
Haverhill, MA62,3406181,4502,068
Encinitas, CA62,1601661,4521,618
Coon Rapids, MN62,1591622,8342,995
Hamilton, OH62,2595024,2004,703
Source: The Hamilton, OH crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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