How safe is Omaha, NE?

The metro area's violent crime and property crime rates are slightly higher than the national rates.

Crime Index

Index Score: 7.1 /10

How we calculate this.


Omaha has a lower crime rate than similarly sized metro areas.

Crime Rate 2017

Crime rate is the number of crimes committed per 100,000 people.
Omaha, NE

384.5

Average crime
Metro areas similar to Omaha
Honolulu, HI

246.0

Lower than average crime
Tulsa, OK

565.0

Higher than average crime
Fresno, CA

582.0

Higher than average crime
Omaha, NE

2750.3

Higher than average crime
Metro areas similar to Omaha
Honolulu, HI

2774.0

Higher than average crime
Tulsa, OK

3431.0

Higher than average crime
Fresno, CA

3087.0

Higher than average crime

Violent Crime Rate Over Time

Data sourced from the Federal Bureau of Investigation's Uniform Crime Report.