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Total crime 160%
Violent crime 178%
Property crime 156%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidentsDowntown/100k peopleYoungstown/100k peopleOhio/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime2,7136,698 (estimate)4,2202,4572,580
Murder23n/a35.84.85.0
Rape28n/a43.645.342.6
Robbery150n/a233.378.686.2
Assault227n/a353.1151.2246.8
Violent crime4281,057 (estimate)666280381
Burglary825n/a1,283.4412.2376.0
Theft1,262n/a1,963.21,594.61,594.6
Vehicle theft198n/a308.0170.3228.9
Property crime2,2855,641 (estimate)3,5552,1772,200

Key findings

  • Downtown crime rates are 160% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Downtown are 178% higher than the national average
  • In Downtown you have a 1 in 15 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Downtown is safer than 42% of the cities in Ohio
  • Year over year crime in Youngstown has decreased by 4%

Downtown crime map

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      Daily Crime In Downtown (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Downtown

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Downtown is 1 in 95
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Downtown is 1 in 18
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Downtown is 1 in 15

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

      Youngstown police department

      ItemDowntownYoungstownOhio
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a19617,044
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.92.7

      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Bessemer, PA1,20094094
      Campbell, OH8,040102472574
      Columbiana, OH6,46380531611
      Canfield, OH7,37642679720
      Poland, OH2,67185659744
      Brookfield Center, OH1,475104811916
      Oakwood, PA2,183166810976
      Youngstown, OH65,1616663,5554,220

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rockville, MD65,1712601,1281,388
      San Clemente, CA65,0821741,3741,548
      Delray Beach, FL65,0445853,6044,189
      Laguna Niguel, CA64,9841219581,079
      Marysville, WA64,9552422,2062,449
      Youngstown, OH65,1616663,5554,220
      Source: The Downtown, Youngstown, 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.