Grand Rapids, Michigan 

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Crime in Grand Rapids, Michigan

Crime is ranked on a scale of 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime)

Grand Rapids violent crime is 36.7. (The US average is 22.7)
Grand Rapids property crime is 36.7. (The US average is 35.4)

NOTE: Click on the links below to see charts for each crime category.
 Violent Crimes  - Murder  Rape  Robbery  Assault
 Property Crimes  - Burglary  Larceny  Auto Theft



Grand Rapids, MI Crime History

*Closest City
Year Violent Murder Rape Robbery Assault Property Burglary Larceny Auto
20001134.19.130.6318.7775.75810.31401.23947.7461.3
20011030626.7277.6719.75018.11298.53379.1340.5
20021089.3437.5254793.94555.81154.33061.6340
2003127.6025.50102.1421114.8267.938.3
20041036.56.142.3286.4701.74802.91098.23328.2376.6
20051004.74.133.8345.2621.75001.21043.73610.3347.2
2006994.811.433.6362.1587.75226.71285.13581360.6
2007974.110.435.9347.8580.15275.61366.63602.8306.2
20081025.97.841.9397.25794769.11183.93350.7234.6
2009831.54.740.4301.2485.24580.11272.23115.6192.3
2010858.74.747272535.14050.81446.52406198.4
2011742.45.343.1246.9447.13285.81038.92074173
2012771.28.424.2243.2495.434841009.22333.7141.1
2013693.58.942.9246.3395.43236.2847.72256.6131.8
2014714.13.644.5220.3445.7582.31941.7
2015727.25.165.6216.6439.92357.8498.81710149
2016675.25.172.3163.3434.52205.2418.21632.3154.7
2017711.66.171.3177.4456.92073.1385.61504183.5
2018655.12.570.3159.2423.11910.9338.81437.4134.7
2019637.3471.4135.8426.21907.8294.81364.7248.3



Crime in Nearby Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
East Grand Rapids, MI33.2822.311,81232019
Wyoming, MI482.31,470.676,29552019
Walker, MI179.62,411.122,08862019
Kentwood, MI309.92,125.350,01662019
Grandville, MI243.43,589.016,07062019



Crime in Similar Size Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Lansing, MI1,103.82,820.4120,471582019
South Bend, IN1,331.14,214.1102,397942019
Ann Arbor, MI251.41,728.3113,6601092019
Sterling Heights, MI125.2854.7132,8821362019
Warren, MI481.21,830.6139,8051372019


Visualize the relationship between violent and property crime in similar size cities.





Reviews for Grand Rapids    62 Reviews

Read for the TRUTH about GR - 11/10/2022
I've lived in Grand Rapids about 85% of my life and can confidently say it is a great place to live for anyone. I know countless people who dogged the city, moved... Read More

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The Actual City Is OK...The Rest Stinks - 7/5/2021
Grand Rapids proper - the small city - is fairly OK. Nothing special stands out about it when judged against the nicer areas of the US, but it has some decent dining and... Read More

GR- nationally recognized as a top place to live. - 1/24/2021
Wow. “bland Rapids and everyone is Smug, uptight and part of the Christian Reformed Church. “ Someone is accurately describing Grand Rapids in 1985. Much has changed... Read More


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