Allegan, MI
Crime Rates




Safest

Safest Allegan neighborhoods




Allegan, MI crime analytics


Allegan has an overall crime rate of 16 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Allegan is 1 in 61. How does Allegan fare compared to other communities in Michigan of all population sizes? Allegan's crime rate is lower than approximately 39% of Michigan communities.

How does the crime rate in Allegan compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Allegan with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Allegan's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Allegan 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 Allegan.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Allegan occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Allegan; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 254. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Allegan; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Allegan Crime Data

 
Crime Index

46

(100 is safest)


Safer than 46% of U.S. Cities

Allegan Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

20

63

83

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.94

12.42

16.37

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Allegan 3.94
Michigan 4.16
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 254

in Allegan

1 in 241

in Michigan
Allegan VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 5,071
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 7 2 11
Rate per 1,000 0.00 1.38 0.39 2.17
United States VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Allegan 12.42
Michigan 18.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 80

in Allegan

1 in 53

in Michigan
Allegan Property CRIMES
Population: 5,071
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 10 48 5
Rate per 1,000 1.97 9.47 0.99
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Allegan Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Allegan 19
Michigan 28

Popular Neighborhoods in Allegan

Zip Codes in Allegan, MI