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Crime rate in Avon Lake, Ohio (OH): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Avon Lake, OH compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Avon Lake, OH

The 2017 crime rate in Avon Lake, OH is 32 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 8.6 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 11.9% U.S. cities. The 2017 Avon Lake crime rate fell by 43% compared to 2004.
See how dangerous Avon Lake, OH is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Avon Lake:

31.6
Avon:

91.6
Bay Village:

39.4
Sheffield Lake:

104.2
Westlake:

62.1
North Olmsted:

58.4
North Ridgeville:

29.1
Rocky River:

17.3
Fairview Park:

46.6
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Avon Lake by year

Type

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(4.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
7
(29.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
21
(88.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
97
(406.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
6
(25.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(4.2)
City-Data.com crime index31.6

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Ohio and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Avon Lake, Ohio as of December 08, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Avon Lake is 2,924 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2017
Avon Lake:

16.8
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2004
Avon Lake:

30.6
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Avon Lake:

44.9
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Avon Lake:

5.5
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Avon Lake:

41.7
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2004
Avon Lake:

82.4
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Avon Lake:

72.9
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Avon Lake:

130.0
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 34 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.22
Ohio average:

1.14

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 34 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.16
Ohio average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 34 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
Ohio average:

2.12

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 34 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.19
Ohio average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 34 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.28
Ohio average:

2.14

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 34 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Ohio average:

2.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 34 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Ohio average:

2.12

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 34 (29 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.60
Ohio average:

2.13

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Avon Lake, OH
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 44012.