Byron Center, MI
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With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 9 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Byron Center is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 73% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Byron Center is one in 106. Compared to communities within Michigan, Byron Center‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 74% of the state's cities and towns.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Byron Center has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Byron Center is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Byron Center 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 Byron Center.

For Byron Center, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Byron Center than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1583, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Byron Center is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Byron Center than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 113.

Byron Center Crime Data

 
Crime Index

73

(100 is safest)


Safer than 73% of U.S. Cities

Byron Center Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

56

60

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.63

8.84

9.48

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Byron Center 0.63
Michigan 4.16
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,583

in Byron Center

1 in 241

in Michigan
Byron Center VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 6,332
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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
Byron Center 8.84
Michigan 18.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 113

in Byron Center

1 in 53

in Michigan
Byron Center Property CRIMES
Population: 6,332
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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

Byron Center Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Byron Center 12
Michigan 28

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