Flat Rock, MI
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Flat Rock, MI crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

Flat Rock 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 Flat Rock is 1 in 63. How does Flat Rock fare compared to other communities in Michigan of all population sizes? Flat Rock's crime rate is lower than approximately 41% of Michigan communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Flat Rock has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Flat Rock 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 Flat Rock 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 Flat Rock.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Flat Rock 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 Flat Rock; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 431. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Flat Rock; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 14 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Flat Rock Crime Data

 

Crime Index

47

(100 is safest)


Safer than 47% of U.S. Cities

Flat Rock Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

23

135

158

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.32

13.62

15.94

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Flat Rock 2.32
Michigan 4.16

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 431

in Flat Rock

1 in 241

in Michigan

Flat Rock VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 9,914
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 5 14
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.40 0.50 1.41

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
Flat Rock 13.62
Michigan 18.86

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 73

in Flat Rock

1 in 53

in Michigan

Flat Rock Property CRIMES

Population: 9,914
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 12 101 22
Rate per 1,000 1.21 10.19 2.22

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

Flat Rock Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Flat Rock 24
Michigan 28