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Crime in Michigan

Michigan State has a higher than average rate of both violent and property crime compared to the national average. According to the data, the violent crime rate in Michigan State is 25.3, while the US average is 22.7. Similarly, the property crime rate in Michigan State is 28.1 while the US average is 35.4. This means that people living in Michigan State are more likely to experience violent or property crimes than those living across the US as a whole. As such, it is important for individuals in Michigan State to take extra precautions and be aware of their surroundings to prevent becoming victims of crime in this area.

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

Michigan violent crime is 25.3. (The US average is 22.7)
Michigan property crime is 28.1. (The US average is 35.4)

 Violent Crimes  - Murder  Rape  Robbery  Assault
 Property Crimes  - Burglary  Larceny  Auto Theft

Alma, MI Crime History

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Year Violent Murder Rape Robbery Assault Property Burglary Larceny Auto

Crime in Nearby Cities

City Violent
per 100k
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Alma, MI225.61,229.49,37922019
St. Louis, MI281.5830.56,99432019
Shepherd, MI201.5470.11,52582019
Ithaca, MI66.52,160.93,07492009
Breckenridge, MI0.0555.11,354102019
Mount Pleasant, MI189.61,516.926,069142019

Crime in Similar Size Cities

City Violent
per 100k
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Detroit, MI1965.34,302.9899,4471072019
Milwaukee, WI1,332.52,554.8595,6191672019
Chicago, IL943.22,982.62,724,1211872019
Columbus, OH503.43,308.0772,9742522019
Indianapolis, IN1,272.84,129.2759,0662622018
Louisville, KY686.93,891.5677,7103652019

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

Reviews for Michigan    109 Reviews

Michigan: trash tier state - 9/8/2021
Ready to throw in the towel with this state. I would recommend looking elsewhere to move, if that’s what brings you to this forum. Frankly that’s what I am in the... Read More

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Michigan - 6/20/2021
I used to live in Michigan when I was baby until I was about 2 I got moved to NC until in 2012 or 2013 in Kansas until in 2016 I moved back in NC until 2018 I moved in... Read More

Can’t wait to leave - 9/3/2020
Michigan is so overrated; Michiganders are in love with this state, and I don’t get it. You can sit and have a two hour conversation about how crappy things are here and... Read More

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