Olean, NY Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
355
Total Crimes
2,629.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
6.18%
Above National Average
348 out of 397
In New York
7,284 out of 9,891
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 2,629.8 per 100,000 people. That's 6.18% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 51.84% higher than the New York total crime rate of 1,731.9 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

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
5
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 355 2,629.8 1,731.9 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.9 5.0
Robbery 4 29.6 92.9 81.6
Aggravated Assault 32 237.1 229.0 250.2
Violent Crime 45 333.4 358.6 366.7
Burglary 36 266.7 141.9 340.5
Larceny 266 1,970.5 1,166.1 1,549.5
Car Theft 8 59.3 65.3 219.9
Property Crime 310 2,296.5 1,373.3 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Olean

45.0
Violent Crimes
333.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-9.09%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 300.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Olean each year. That compares to a 1 in 278.8 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Olean is 333.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -9.09% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -7.04% lower than the New York violent crime rate of 358.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Olean

310.0
Property Crimes
2,296.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
8.84%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 43.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Olean each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Olean is 2,296.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 8.84% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 67.22% higher than the New York property crime rate of 1,373.3 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
Bradford, PA 8,244 292 3,542.0 2,523.0 1,018.9
Hornell, NY 8,161 116 1,421.4 1,372.4 49.0
Prospect Park, PA 6,496 85 1,308.5 1,000.6 307.9
Salamanca, NY 5,439 78 1,434.1 992.8 441.3
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