Westerville, OH Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
724
Total Crimes
1,738.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-25.91%
Below National Average
233 out of 370
In Ohio
5,171 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Westerville, OH?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Westerville is 1,738.2 per 100,000 people. That's -25.91% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -19.49% 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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Westerville SnackAbility

9.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
7
Safety
8
Amenities
9
Education
9.5
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Westerville
/ 100k People
Ohio
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 724 1,738.2 2,159.1 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 7.0 6.5
Robbery 5 12.0 66.9 73.9
Aggravated Assault 28 67.2 191.6 279.7
Violent Crime 39 93.6 308.8 387.8
Burglary 35 84.0 318.8 314.2
Larceny 618 1,483.7 1,359.8 1,398.0
Car Theft 32 76.8 171.7 246.0
Property Crime 685 1,644.6 1,850.3 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Westerville

39
Violent Crimes
93.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-75.86%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,068.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Westerville each year. That compares to a 1 in 323.9 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Westerville is 93.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -75.86% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -69.67% lower than the Ohio violent crime rate of 308.8 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Westerville

685
Property Crimes
1,644.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
-16.02%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 60.8 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Westerville each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Westerville is 1,644.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -16.02% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -11.12% lower than the Ohio property crime rate of 1,850.3 per 100,000 people.

Westerville 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 Westerville

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Columbus, OH 911,383 33,594 3,686.0 3,130.4 555.6
Dublin, OH 49,954 394 788.7 744.7 44.0
Hilliard, OH 37,585 289 768.9 705.1 63.9
Gahanna, OH 35,738 675 1,888.7 1,720.9 167.9
Upper Arlington, OH 35,557 347 975.9 945.0 30.9
Pickerington, OH 22,631 219 967.7 870.5 97.2
Worthington, OH 14,822 206 1,389.8 1,308.9 81.0
Bexley, OH 13,956 312 2,235.6 2,149.6 86.0
Powell, OH 13,593 78 573.8 573.8 0.0
New Albany, OH 11,330 112 988.5 953.2 35.3
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