Caro, MI
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With a crime rate of 42 per one thousand residents, Caro has one of the highest crime rates in America compared to all communities of all sizes - from the smallest towns to the very largest cities. One's chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime here is one in 24. Within Michigan, more than 95% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Caro.

Separately, it is always interesting and important to compare a village's crime rate with those of similarly sized communities - a fair comparison as larger cities tend to have more crime. NeighborhoodScout has done just that. With a population of 4,099, Caro has a combined rate of violent and property crime that is very high compared to other places of similar population size. Regardless of whether Caro does well or poorly compared to all other cities and towns in the US of all sizes, compared to places with a similar population, it fares badly. Few other communities of this size have a crime rate as high as Caro.

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

For Caro, we found that the violent crime rate is one of the highest in the nation, across communities of all sizes (both large and small). Violent offenses tracked included rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, armed robbery, and aggravated assault, including assault with a deadly weapon. According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI reported crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of one of these crimes in Caro is one in 186.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Caro's rate for property crime is 37 per one thousand population. This makes Caro a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Caro is one in 27.

Caro Crime Data

 
Crime Index

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(100 is safest)


Safer than 10% of U.S. Cities

Caro Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

22

150

172

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

5.37

36.59

41.96

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Caro 5.37
Michigan 4.16
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 186

in Caro

1 in 241

in Michigan
Caro VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 4,099
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 7 2 13
Rate per 1,000 0.00 1.71 0.49 3.17
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
Caro 36.59
Michigan 18.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 27

in Caro

1 in 53

in Michigan
Caro Property CRIMES
Population: 4,099
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 19 129 2
Rate per 1,000 4.64 31.47 0.49
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

Caro Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Caro 61
Michigan 28

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