Columbus, Ohio 

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Crime in Columbus, Ohio

Crime is ranked on a scale of 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime)

Columbus violent crime is 29.0. (The US average is 22.7)
Columbus property crime is 57.1. (The US average is 35.4)

NOTE: Click on the links below to see charts for each crime category.
 Violent Crimes  - Murder  Rape  Robbery  Assault
 Property Crimes  - Burglary  Larceny  Auto Theft



Columbus, OH Crime History

*Closest City
Year Violent Murder Rape Robbery Assault Property Burglary Larceny Auto
2000886.49.985.4457.8333.28437.42009.85366.61061
2001897.411.484.5472329.68719.92208.45448.61062.9
200290811.394489.4313.28349.72244.75038.61066.5
2003855.91584.7458.9297.37758.42017.54591.71149.2
2004811.712.178.6459.4261.77800.42013.34636.71150.4
2005836.71470.9517.2234.77413.21999.64343.81069.8
2006813.114.280.1498.4220.47121.62025.34221.5874.9
2007851.810.789.8523228.36996.21952.54197.5846.2
2008774.214.581.8477.5200.46421.41956.13758.9706.4
2009703.210.975.6447.1169.66427.91920.43956.3551.2
2010705.212.273.2434.6185.36490.31970.83982.5536.9
2011658.31171.7411.9163.76226.819263841.9459
2014549.21088.8252.5197.942531091.22807.9353.9
2015546.39.195.1264.2177.93934.3851.62715.6367.2
2016521.710.6100.5248.6162.14070.2899.22759.4411.6
2017513.416.3105.4225.1166.73944.9815.32650.9478.8
2018494.711.191.9215.3176.53530.5702.62388.9439
2019503.48.997.3199.8197.33308641.12274.1392.8



Crime in Nearby Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Grandview Heights, OH104.92,086.08,58132019
Bexley, OH86.02,149.613,95632019
Clinton Township, OH613.94,567.84,07252013
Upper Arlington, OH33.61,023.735,75452019
Whitehall, OH596.25,763.319,12152019



Crime in Similar Size Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Detroit, MI1,965.34,302.9663,5021662019
Indianapolis, IN1,272.84,129.2877,5841682018
Louisville Metro, KY686.93,891.5675,5011902019
Louisville, KY1,346.410,044.0246,8151902003
Washington, DC977.14,245.8705,7493272019


Visualize the relationship between violent and property crime in similar size cities.





Reviews for Columbus    149 Reviews

Horrible Horrible - 5/5/2021
My family and I moved from Houston Texas to Columbus OH. The main reason was that it is kind of hard for low income people to get a job compared to Ohio where there are... Read More

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Columbus is O.K. - 3/14/2021
It is just O.K. It is an "average" place. Some very bad things and some very good. Overall, average to just a little above average thanks to the zoo,... Read More

Ghetto, High Crime, Football Culture - 2/17/2021
My husband and I moved here from the west coast in 2014 and both took jobs at a local corporate headquarters. At that time, it was doing much better. Crime was not what... Read More


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