Jenison, MI
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Jenison, MI crime analytics


With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 11 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Jenison is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 64% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Jenison is one in 87. Compared to communities within Michigan, Jenison‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 62% of the state's cities and towns.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Jenison'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 Jenison is one in 794.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Jenison 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 Jenison than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 98.

Jenison Crime Data

 
Crime Index

64

(100 is safest)


Safer than 64% of U.S. Cities

Jenison Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

22

178

200

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.26

10.19

11.44

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Jenison 1.26
Michigan 4.16
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 794

in Jenison

1 in 241

in Michigan
Jenison VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 17,475
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
Jenison 10.19
Michigan 18.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 98

in Jenison

1 in 53

in Michigan
Jenison Property CRIMES
Population: 17,475
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

Jenison Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Jenison 34
Michigan 28