Greenville, MI
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Greenville, MI crime analytics


The crime rate in Greenville is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 41 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Greenville is 1 in 24. Based on FBI crime data, Greenville is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Michigan, Greenville has a crime rate that is higher than 94% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Greenville to other communities of similar population, then Greenville crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Greenville does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

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

For Greenville, 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 Greenville is one in 169.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Greenville's rate for property crime is 35 per one thousand population. This makes Greenville 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 Greenville is one in 29.

Greenville Crime Data

 
Crime Index

10

(100 is safest)


Safer than 10% of U.S. Cities

Greenville Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

50

296

346

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

5.92

35.05

40.98

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Greenville 5.92
Michigan 4.16
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 169

in Greenville

1 in 241

in Michigan
Greenville VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 8,444
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 21 2 27
Rate per 1,000 0.00 2.49 0.24 3.20
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
Greenville 35.05
Michigan 18.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 29

in Greenville

1 in 53

in Michigan
Greenville Property CRIMES
Population: 8,444
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 48 240 8
Rate per 1,000 5.68 28.42 0.95
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

Greenville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Greenville 52
Michigan 28