Mentor, OH Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
750
Total Crimes
1,591.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-38.03%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Mentor, OH?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Mentor is 1,591.7 per 100,000 people. That's -38.03% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -35.22% lower than the Ohio total crime rate of 2,457.1 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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Mentor SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Mentor
/ 100k People
Ohio
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 750 1,591.7 2,457.1 2,568.4
Murder 1 2.1 4.8 5.0
Robbery 7 14.9 78.6 86.2
Aggravated Assault 16 34.0 151.2 246.8
Violent Crime 41 87.0 279.9 368.9
Burglary 40 84.9 412.2 376.0
Larceny 654 1,388.0 1,594.6 1,594.6
Car Theft 15 31.8 170.3 228.9
Property Crime 709 1,504.7 2,177.1 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Mentor

41
Violent Crimes
87.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-76.41%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,149.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Mentor each year. That compares to a 1 in 357.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Mentor is 87.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -76.41% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -68.92% lower than the Ohio violent crime rate of 279.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Mentor

709
Property Crimes
1,504.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
-31.59%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 66.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Mentor each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Mentor is 1,504.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -31.59% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -30.89% lower than the Ohio property crime rate of 2,177.1 per 100,000 people.

Mentor 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 Mentor

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Cleveland Heights, OH 44,413 804 1,810.3 1,600.9 209.4
Willoughby, OH 22,949 415 1,808.4 1,677.6 130.7
South Euclid, OH 21,539 549 2,548.9 2,404.9 143.9
Mayfield Heights, OH 18,648 118 632.8 606.0 26.8
Eastlake, OH 18,111 406 2,241.7 2,203.1 38.7
Lyndhurst, OH 13,519 168 1,242.7 1,139.1 103.6
University Heights, OH 12,981 238 1,833.4 1,671.7 161.8
Beachwood, OH 11,681 300 2,568.3 2,474.1 94.2
Highland Heights, OH 8,438 91 1,078.5 1,054.8 23.7
Mentor-on-the-Lake, OH 7,399 61 824.4 702.8 121.6
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