Niles, MI
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The crime rate in Niles is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 32 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 Niles is 1 in 31. Based on FBI crime data, Niles is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Michigan, Niles has a crime rate that is higher than 89% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Niles 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 Niles; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 206. This equates to a rate of 5 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Niles's rate for property crime is 27 per one thousand population. This makes Niles 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 Niles is one in 37.

Niles Crime Data

 

Crime Index

17

(100 is safest)


Safer than 17% of U.S. Cities

Niles Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

55

308

363

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

4.85

27.18

32.03

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Niles 4.85
Michigan 4.16

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 206

in Niles

1 in 241

in Michigan

Niles VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 11,332
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 15 7 33
Rate per 1,000 0.00 1.32 0.62 2.91

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
Niles 27.18
Michigan 18.86

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 37

in Niles

1 in 53

in Michigan

Niles Property CRIMES

Population: 11,332
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 54 236 18
Rate per 1,000 4.77 20.83 1.59

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

Niles Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Niles 61
Michigan 28