Olean, NY Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
267
Total Crimes
2,002.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-14.65%
Below National Average
305 out of 379
In New York
5,731 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Olean, NY?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Olean is 2,002.4 per 100,000 people. That's -14.65% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 12.84% higher than the New York total crime rate of 1,774.5 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Olean SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
6
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
9.5

How Does Olean Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Olean
/ 100k People
New York
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 267 2,002.4 1,774.5 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 4.2 6.5
Robbery 1 7.5 90.6 73.9
Aggravated Assault 23 172.5 240.7 279.7
Violent Crime 25 187.5 363.8 387.8
Burglary 25 187.5 165.5 314.2
Larceny 204 1,529.9 1,143.6 1,398.0
Car Theft 13 97.5 101.7 246.0
Property Crime 242 1,814.9 1,410.7 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Olean

25
Violent Crimes
187.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-51.65%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 533.4 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Olean each year. That compares to a 1 in 274.9 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Olean is 187.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -51.65% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -48.46% lower than the New York violent crime rate of 363.8 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Olean

242
Property Crimes
1,814.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
-7.32%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 55.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Olean each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Olean is 1,814.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -7.32% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 28.65% higher than the New York property crime rate of 1,410.7 per 100,000 people.

Olean Crime Compared To New York Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in New York.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Olean

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Jamestown, NY 29,102 1,062 3,649.2 2,965.4 683.8
Warren, PA 9,054 194 2,142.7 1,480.0 662.7
Salamanca, NY 5,360 60 1,119.4 783.6 335.8
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