Highland, MI
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Highland, MI crime analytics


According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Highland is safer than 75% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Michigan, only on the order of 22% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Highland. If you live in Highland, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 112. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 35.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Highland's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Highland is one in 935.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Highland 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 Highland than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 128.

Highland Crime Data

 
Crime Index

75

(100 is safest)


Safer than 75% of U.S. Cities

Highland Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

16

117

133

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.07

7.82

8.89

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Highland 1.07
Michigan 4.16
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 935

in Highland

1 in 241

in Michigan
Highland VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 14,955
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
Highland 7.82
Michigan 18.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 128

in Highland

1 in 53

in Michigan
Highland Property CRIMES
Population: 14,955
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

Highland Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Highland 6
Michigan 28