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Lowell, 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 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 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 about Scout's Crime Data

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 9 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Lowell is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 60% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Lowell is one in 106. Compared to communities within Michigan, Lowell‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 49% of the state's cities and towns.

How does the crime rate in Lowell compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Lowell with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Lowell's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

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

For Lowell, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Lowell than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1036, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Lowell; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 8 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Lowell Crime Data

 

Crime Index

60

(100 is safest)


Safer than 60% of U.S. Cities

Lowell Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

4

35

39

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.97

8.45

9.42

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.97
4.73
National Median: 4
    Lowell
    Michigan

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,036

in Lowell

1 in 212

in Michigan

Lowell VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 4,142
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 0 2
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.48 0.00 0.48

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 21,570 126,430 243,600 921,505
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.38 0.73 2.78

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
8.45
13.46
National Median: 19
    Lowell
    Michigan

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 118

in Lowell

1 in 74

in Michigan

Lowell Property CRIMES

Population: 4,142
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 3 29 3
Rate per 1,000 0.72 7.00 0.72

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,035,314 4,606,324 810,400
Rate per 1,000 3.12 13.90 2.45

Lowell Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
13
23
National Median: 26.9
    Lowell
    Michigan

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Zip Codes in Lowell, MI