Overall Crime Rating at Eastern Kentucky University is About Average
The overall crime rating is based on reported crime on campus and in surrounding areas. Colleges with low amounts of reported crime are considered safer. Eastern Kentucky University earns an overall crime rating of C when we compare reported on-campus, city, and regional crime against all other schools nationwide.
On Campus Crime Rating at Eastern Kentucky University is About Average
On-campus crime statistics reported by Eastern Kentucky University carry the most importance in our overall estimation of campus crime. When all violations are totaled and weighed by both severity and the number of students at the school, Eastern Kentucky University has average reported offenses.
Richmond Crime Rating is Worse Than Most
Eastern Kentucky University is in Richmond, KY. When compared with other towns and cities nationwide, Richmond ranks far above average in overall crime, making it potentially unsafe and more likely students at Eastern Kentucky University may fall victim to a crime when venturing off campus.
Regional Crime Rating Near Richmond is About Average
Beyond Richmond, other nearby towns and cities include Berea, Lancaster, and Nicholasville. Altogether, these locations have an overall average amount of crime when compared to other areas nationwide, meaning the area should be about average concerning safety.