Lexington, MI
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Lexington, MI crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

Your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Lexington is 1 in 279. This equates to a crime rate of 3.59 per 1,000 residents, making Lexington one of the safest communities in Michigan to live in. In fact, it is one of the safest communities in the entire nation, according to FBI crime statistics.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Lexington, and we found that the crime rate in Lexington is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Lexington is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

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

Importantly, our analysis shows that Lexington has one of the lowest violent crime rates in all of America, across cities and towns of all sizes. Murder, rape, armed robbery and aggravated assault happen far less frequently here than in most places. Your chance of becoming a victim? Just one in 10000. Lexington's violent crime rate is just 0 per 1,000 residents.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Lexington compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Lexington is just 4 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Lexington is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Lexington Crime Data

 

Crime Index

94

(100 is safest)


Safer than 94% of U.S. Cities

Lexington Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

4

4

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

3.59

3.59

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Lexington 0.00
Michigan 4.50

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Lexington

1 in 222

in Michigan

Lexington VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 1,115
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 0
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Lexington 3.59
Michigan 18.00

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 279

in Lexington

1 in 56

in Michigan

Lexington Property CRIMES

Population: 1,115
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 2 2 0
Rate per 1,000 1.79 1.79 0.00

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

Lexington Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Lexington 3
Michigan 28

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