Westerville, OH Crime Statistics For 2020

By Chris Kolmar | HomeSnacks | Updated: 2019-11-20
763
Total Crimes
1,896.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-26.15%
Below National Average
Westerville Crime Compared To OH Average
Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Ohio.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

What is the crime rate in Westerville, OH?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Westerville is 1,896.8 per 100,000 people. That's -26.15% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -22.80% 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.

For more reading on crime around Westerville, check out:

Westerville SnackAbility

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

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 763 1,896.8 2,457.1 2,568.4
Murder 3 7.5 4.8 5.0
Robbery 5 12.4 78.6 86.2
Aggravated Assault 19 47.2 151.2 246.8
Violent Crime 46 114.4 279.9 368.9
Burglary 47 116.8 412.2 376.0
Larceny 648 1,610.9 1,594.6 1,594.6
Car Theft 22 54.7 170.3 228.9
Property Crime 717 1,782.5 2,177.1 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Westerville

46
Violent Crimes
114.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-69.00%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 874.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Westerville each year. That compares to a 1 in 357.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Westerville is 114.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -69.00% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -59.15% lower than the Ohio violent crime rate of 279.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Westerville

717
Property Crimes
1,782.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
-18.96%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 56.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Westerville each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Westerville is 1,782.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -18.96% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -18.13% lower than the Ohio property crime rate of 2,177.1 per 100,000 people.

Crime In Cities Around Westerville

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Columbus, OH 892,576 35,928 4,025.2 3,530.5 494.7
Dublin, OH 48,570 442 910.0 850.3 59.7
Hilliard, OH 37,184 277 744.9 650.8 94.1
Gahanna, OH 35,596 619 1,739.0 1,651.9 87.1
Upper Arlington, OH 35,572 401 1,127.3 1,099.2 28.1
Pickerington, OH 20,716 292 1,409.5 1,274.4 135.2
Bexley, OH 13,893 411 2,958.3 2,864.8 93.6
Powell, OH 13,455 115 854.7 810.1 44.6
New Albany, OH 11,192 84 750.5 732.7 17.9
Grandview Heights, OH 7,977 115 1,441.6 1,404.0 37.6
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