Ontario, NY crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Ontario is safer than 65% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In New York, only on the order of 52% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Ontario. If you live in Ontario, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 123. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 43.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Ontario has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Ontario is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Ontario does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Ontario.

For Ontario, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Ontario than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 2215, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Ontario; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 8 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Ontario Crime Data

 

Crime Index

65

(100 is safest)


Safer than 65% of U.S. Cities

Ontario Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

17

18

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.45

7.67

8.13

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.45
3.48
National Median: 4
    Ontario
    New York

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 2,215

in Ontario

1 in 287

in New York State

Ontario VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 2,215
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 21,570 126,430 243,600 921,505
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.38 0.73 2.78

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
7.67
13.5
National Median: 19
    Ontario
    New York

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 130

in Ontario

1 in 74

in New York State

Ontario Property CRIMES

Population: 2,215
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,035,314 4,606,324 810,400
Rate per 1,000 3.12 13.90 2.45

Ontario Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
5
36
National Median: 26.9
    Ontario
    New York

Popular Neighborhoods in Ontario

Zip Codes in Ontario, NY