Cincinnati, OH Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
13,945
Total Crimes
4,576.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
95.07%
Above National Average
347 out of 370
In Ohio
8,272 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Cincinnati, OH?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Cincinnati is 4,576.3 per 100,000 people. That's 95.07% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 111.95% higher than the Ohio total crime rate of 2,159.1 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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Cincinnati SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
3
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Cincinnati
/ 100k People
Ohio
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 13,945 4,576.3 2,159.1 2,346.0
Murder 92 30.2 7.0 6.5
Robbery 750 246.1 66.9 73.9
Aggravated Assault 1,664 546.1 191.6 279.7
Violent Crime 2,721 892.9 308.8 387.8
Burglary 2,322 762.0 318.8 314.2
Larceny 7,396 2,427.1 1,359.8 1,398.0
Car Theft 1,506 494.2 171.7 246.0
Property Crime 11,224 3,683.3 1,850.3 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Cincinnati

2,721
Violent Crimes
892.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
130.26%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 112.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Cincinnati each year. That compares to a 1 in 323.9 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Cincinnati is 892.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 130.26% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 189.20% higher than the Ohio violent crime rate of 308.8 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Cincinnati

11,224
Property Crimes
3,683.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
88.10%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 27.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Cincinnati each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Cincinnati is 3,683.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 88.10% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 99.06% higher than the Ohio property crime rate of 1,850.3 per 100,000 people.

Cincinnati Crime Compared To Ohio Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Cincinnati

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Mason, OH 33,939 228 671.8 642.3 29.5
Fort Thomas, KY 16,273 94 577.6 540.8 36.9
Newport, KY 14,874 506 3,401.9 3,052.3 349.6
Montgomery, OH 10,929 85 777.7 722.8 54.9
Madeira, OH 9,303 52 559.0 537.5 21.5
Wyoming, OH 8,578 61 711.1 676.1 35.0
Bellevue, KY 5,695 81 1,422.3 1,369.6 52.7
Dayton, KY 5,639 70 1,241.4 1,099.5 141.9
Ludlow, KY 4,499 62 1,378.1 1,333.6 44.5
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