Crime rates in Oberlin by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
4
(48.3)
2
(24.3)
3
(35.9)
3
(35.7)
5
(59.2)
6
(72.4)
4
(48.2)
4
(48.2)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
9
(108.6)
6
(72.8)
3
(35.9)
6
(71.4)
5
(59.2)
9
(108.5)
7
(84.4)
4
(48.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(48.3)
6
(72.8)
14
(167.7)
9
(107.1)
3
(35.5)
5
(60.3)
2
(24.1)
4
(48.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
35
(422.2)
26
(315.3)
46
(550.9)
37
(440.3)
30
(355.2)
43
(518.6)
73
(880.5)
48
(578.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
130
(1,568.2)
125
(1,515.7)
168
(2,012.0)
164
(1,951.5)
180
(2,130.9)
195
(2,351.7)
194
(2,339.9)
142
(1,709.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1
(12.1)
2
(24.3)
7
(83.8)
2
(23.8)
3
(35.5)
3
(36.2)
2
(24.1)
2
(24.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(24.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(23.8)
3
(35.5)
2
(24.1)
2
(24.1)
0
(0.0)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 277.8)158.4127.8180.9165.8168.5214.6205.6157.8

City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes and violent crime more heavily. 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 16 registered sex offenders living in Oberlin, Ohio as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Oberlin to the number of sex offenders is 519 to 1.


See how dangerous Oberlin, OH is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Oberlin:

157.8
Amherst:

110.1
Elyria:

325.4
Vermilion:

110.3
Spencer:

41.2
Lorain:

410.3
Sheffield Lake:

88.4
Avon:

95.7
North Ridgeville:

63.3
Violent crime rate in 2013
Oberlin:

87.7
U.S. Average:

203.3
Violent crime rate in 2012
Oberlin:

93.3
U.S. Average:

214.5
Violent crime rate in 2011
Oberlin:

142.7
U.S. Average:

214.1
Violent crime rate in 2010
Oberlin:

97.0
U.S. Average:

223.2
Violent crime rate in 2009
Oberlin:

113.7
U.S. Average:

238.0
Violent crime rate in 2008
Oberlin:

125.3
U.S. Average:

252.4
Violent crime rate in 2007
Oberlin:

88.3
U.S. Average:

259.7
Violent crime rate in 2006
Oberlin:

115.3
U.S. Average:

264.1
Property crime rate in 2013
Oberlin:

186.3
U.S. Average:

250.2
Property crime rate in 2012
Oberlin:

270.0
U.S. Average:

267.3
Property crime rate in 2011
Oberlin:

206.3
U.S. Average:

273.5
Property crime rate in 2010
Oberlin:

166.5
U.S. Average:

276.4
Property crime rate in 2009
Oberlin:

172.2
U.S. Average:

285.6
Property crime rate in 2008
Oberlin:

203.3
U.S. Average:

302.2
Property crime rate in 2007
Oberlin:

129.7
U.S. Average:

309.2
Property crime rate in 2006
Oberlin:

149.9
U.S. Average:

317.3

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

City-data.com crime index per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 23 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.05
Ohio average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 23 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.05
Ohio average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 22 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.93
Ohio average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 23 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.02
Ohio average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 23 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Ohio average:

2.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 22 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.06
Ohio average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 22 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Ohio average:

2.03

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 21 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Ohio average:

2.12

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 20 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Ohio average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 20 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.95
Ohio average:

2.13


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Oberlin

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents)

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Officers

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Civilians

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Zip codes: 44074.