Holland, MI
Crime Rates




Safest

Safest Holland neighborhoods




Holland, MI crime analytics


The crime rate in Holland is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 30 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 Holland is 1 in 33. Based on FBI crime data, Holland is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Michigan, Holland has a crime rate that is higher than 86% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Holland to other communities of similar population, then Holland crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Holland 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 Holland 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 Holland.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Holland 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 Holland; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 250. This equates to a rate of 4 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Holland's rate for property crime is 26 per one thousand population. This makes Holland 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 Holland is one in 38.

Holland Crime Data

 

Crime Index

19

(100 is safest)


Safer than 19% of U.S. Cities

Holland Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

135

880

1,015

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.00

26.08

30.08

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Holland 4.00
Michigan 4.16

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 250

in Holland

1 in 241

in Michigan

Holland VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 33,742
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 3 45 13 74
Rate per 1,000 0.09 1.33 0.39 2.19

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
Holland 26.08
Michigan 18.86

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 38

in Holland

1 in 53

in Michigan

Holland Property CRIMES

Population: 33,742
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 134 722 24
Rate per 1,000 3.97 21.40 0.71

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

Holland Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Holland 59
Michigan 28