Kent, OH Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
479
Total Crimes
1,611.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-31.33%
Below National Average
216 out of 370
In Ohio
4,872 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Kent, OH?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Kent is 1,611.1 per 100,000 people. That's -31.33% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -25.38% lower 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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Kent SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
6
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
8.5
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Kent
/ 100k People
Ohio
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 479 1,611.1 2,159.1 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 7.0 6.5
Robbery 8 26.9 66.9 73.9
Aggravated Assault 19 63.9 191.6 279.7
Violent Crime 27 90.8 308.8 387.8
Burglary 62 208.5 318.8 314.2
Larceny 369 1,241.1 1,359.8 1,398.0
Car Theft 21 70.6 171.7 246.0
Property Crime 452 1,520.2 1,850.3 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Kent

27
Violent Crimes
90.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-76.58%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,101.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Kent each year. That compares to a 1 in 323.9 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Kent is 90.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -76.58% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -70.59% lower than the Ohio violent crime rate of 308.8 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Kent

452
Property Crimes
1,520.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-22.37%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 65.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Kent each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Kent is 1,520.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -22.37% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -17.84% lower than the Ohio property crime rate of 1,850.3 per 100,000 people.

Kent 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 Kent

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Stow, OH 34,781 503 1,446.2 1,394.4 51.8
Solon, OH 22,703 151 665.1 634.3 30.8
Hudson, OH 22,234 152 683.6 661.1 22.5
Twinsburg, OH 18,895 142 751.5 666.8 84.7
Tallmadge, OH 17,517 338 1,929.6 1,815.4 114.2
Streetsboro, OH 16,527 209 1,264.6 1,228.3 36.3
Aurora, OH 16,430 121 736.5 706.0 30.4
New Franklin, OH 14,125 95 672.6 608.8 63.7
Brecksville, OH 13,591 59 434.1 419.4 14.7
Macedonia, OH 12,098 209 1,727.6 1,653.2 74.4
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