Ponca City, OK Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
1,218
Total Crimes
5,186.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
121.08%
Above National Average
289 out of 298
In Oklahoma
8,473 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Ponca City, OK?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Ponca City is 5,186.5 per 100,000 people. That's 121.08% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 63.91% higher than the Oklahoma total crime rate of 3,164.2 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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Ponca City SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9.5

How Does Ponca City Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Ponca City
/ 100k People
Oklahoma
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,218 5,186.5 3,164.2 2,346.0
Murder 2 8.5 7.4 6.5
Robbery 34 144.8 59.1 73.9
Aggravated Assault 126 536.5 339.3 279.7
Violent Crime 181 770.7 458.6 387.8
Burglary 279 1,188.0 613.3 314.2
Larceny 661 2,814.7 1,714.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 97 413.0 378.0 246.0
Property Crime 1,037 4,415.8 2,705.6 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Ponca City

181
Violent Crimes
770.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
98.75%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 129.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Ponca City each year. That compares to a 1 in 218.1 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Ponca City is 770.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 98.75% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 68.07% higher than the Oklahoma violent crime rate of 458.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Ponca City

1,037
Property Crimes
4,415.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
125.50%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 22.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Ponca City each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Ponca City is 4,415.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 125.50% higher than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 63.21% higher than the Oklahoma property crime rate of 2,705.6 per 100,000 people.

Ponca City Crime Compared To Oklahoma Average

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