Oak Hill, WV Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
160
Total Crimes
1,936.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-24.62%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Oak Hill, WV?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Oak Hill is 1,936.1 per 100,000 people. That's -24.62% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 9.04% higher than the West Virginia total crime rate of 1,775.5 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.

Oak Hill SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
7
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
5

How Does Oak Hill Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Oak Hill
/ 100k People
West Virginia
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 160 1,936.1 1,775.5 2,568.4
Murder 1 12.1 3.7 5.0
Robbery 1 12.1 31.7 86.2
Aggravated Assault 10 121.0 218.5 246.8
Violent Crime 13 157.3 289.9 368.9
Burglary 40 484.0 296.5 376.0
Larceny 97 1,173.8 1,049.6 1,594.6
Car Theft 10 121.0 139.5 228.9
Property Crime 147 1,778.8 1,485.6 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Oak Hill

13
Violent Crimes
157.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-57.36%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 635.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Oak Hill each year. That compares to a 1 in 344.9 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Oak Hill is 157.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -57.36% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -45.75% lower than the West Virginia violent crime rate of 289.9 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Oak Hill

147
Property Crimes
1,778.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
-19.13%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 56.2 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Oak Hill each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Oak Hill is 1,778.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -19.13% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 19.74% higher than the West Virginia property crime rate of 1,485.6 per 100,000 people.

Oak Hill Crime Compared To West Virginia Average

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

Crime In Cities Around Oak Hill

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Charleston, WV 47,470 3,184 6,707.4 6,010.1 697.3
Beckley, WV 16,234 983 6,055.2 5,149.7 905.5
South Charleston, WV 12,357 624 5,049.8 4,669.4 380.4
St. Albans, WV 10,161 206 2,027.4 1,840.4 187.0
Dunbar, WV 7,262 343 4,723.2 4,117.3 605.9
Nitro, WV 6,509 284 4,363.2 3,979.1 384.1
Mount Hope, WV 1,297 10 771.0 771.0 0.0
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