Imlay City, MI
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The crime rate in Imlay City is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 22 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 Imlay City is 1 in 46. Based on FBI crime data, Imlay City is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Michigan, Imlay City has a crime rate that is higher than 73% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Imlay City 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 Imlay City; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 357. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Imlay City's rate for property crime is 19 per one thousand population. This makes Imlay City 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 Imlay City is one in 53.

Imlay City Crime Data

 
Crime Index

33

(100 is safest)


Safer than 33% of U.S. Cities

Imlay City Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

10

67

77

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.80

18.75

21.55

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Imlay City 2.80
Michigan 4.16
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 357

in Imlay City

1 in 241

in Michigan
Imlay City VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 3,573
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 0 8
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.56 0.00 2.24
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
Imlay City 18.75
Michigan 18.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 53

in Imlay City

1 in 53

in Michigan
Imlay City Property CRIMES
Population: 3,573
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 12 53 2
Rate per 1,000 3.36 14.83 0.56
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

Imlay City Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Imlay City 33
Michigan 28

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