Reported Annual Crime In Waterville

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 peopleWaterville/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime26n/a (estimate)4712,7172,756
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWaterville/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.06.15.3
Rape0n/a0.050.341.7
Robbery0n/a0.099.598.0
Assault1n/a18.1141.6248.9
Violent crime1n/a (estimate)18298394
Burglary3n/a54.4502.4430.4
Theft22n/a398.71,743.01,694.4
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0173.7237.4
Property crime25n/a (estimate)4532,4192,362

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The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Waterville, OH. The total number of reported crimes in Waterville, 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 Waterville, OH crime rate is 83% lower than the Ohio average and is 83% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Waterville, OH has a violent crime rate that is 94% lower than the Ohio average and 95% lower than the national average. For property crime, Waterville, OH is 81% lower than the Ohio average and 81% lower than the national average.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Waterville is 83% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 1.29 daily crimes that occur in Waterville.
  • Waterville is safer than 93% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Waterville you have a 1 in 213 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Waterville has decreased by 16%.

Compare Waterville, OH Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Waterville (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Waterville, OH per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Ohio as well as national figures. In Waterville, OH the total number of daily crimes is 5.77 times less than the Ohio average and 5.85 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Waterville, OH are 16.42 times less than the Ohio average and 21.74 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Waterville, OH has a daily crime rate that is 5.34 times less than the Ohio average and 5.21 times less than the daily national average.

How Safe is Waterville (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Waterville, 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 Waterville, OH to other cities in the state and across the country, Waterville, OH is 95% safer than other cities of Ohio and 93% 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, Waterville, OH has a ranking of above average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Waterville, OH crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Waterville

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Waterville is 1 in 5519
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Waterville is 1 in 221
The chance of being a victim of crime in Waterville is 1 in 213
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Waterville, OH? Displayed here are the statistics showing how likely you are to become a victim of a crime of violence, crime against your property, or any other crime. If you are in Waterville, OH, then there is a 1 in 5519 risk that you will experience a violent crime against you. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 221. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 213 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Waterville, OH.

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

The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in Waterville, OH is on the rise or declining. Analysts use this measure in order to eliminate the effect of changes in crime by the season. Year over year change in crime is shown for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people in the graph above. Clearly, the violent crime rate in Waterville, OH has not changed, while the property crime rate in Waterville, OH has decreased by 19% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Waterville, OH has decreased by 16% with regards to total crimes year over year.

Waterville police department

ItemWatervilleOhioNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1217,044558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.22.73.3
There are a total of 12 Waterville police officers. This results in 2.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 19.2% less than the Ohio average and 32.9% 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
Sylvania, OH18,88232455487
Haskins, OH1,43595770865
Pemberville, OH1,6201108911,000
Liberty Center, OH1,1591189591,077
Perrysburg, OH21,367321,0681,100
Ottawa Hills, OH4,49701,1141,114
Whitehouse, OH4,3781241,0051,129
Waterville, OH5,49618453471

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Woodside, CA5,496146812958
Algona, IA5,496272490762
Old Fig Garden, CA5,4953782,1032,481
Edgerton, WI5,4941082,0272,135
Chester, SC5,4987894,2925,081
Waterville, OH5,49618453471
Source: The Waterville, 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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