Novi, MI
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Novi has an overall crime rate of 14 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Novi is 1 in 72. How does Novi fare compared to other communities in Michigan of all population sizes? Novi's crime rate is lower than approximately 49% of Michigan communities.

However, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Novi, and we found that the crime rate in Novi is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Novi 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 Novi 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 Novi.

For Novi, 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 Novi than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1678, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Novi; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 13 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Novi Crime Data

 
Crime Index

54

(100 is safest)


Safer than 54% of U.S. Cities

Novi Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

35

776

811

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.60

13.21

13.81

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Novi 0.60
Michigan 4.16
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,678

in Novi

1 in 241

in Michigan
Novi VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 58,723
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 5 6 23
Rate per 1,000 0.02 0.09 0.10 0.39
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
Novi 13.21
Michigan 18.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 76

in Novi

1 in 53

in Michigan
Novi Property CRIMES
Population: 58,723
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 46 697 33
Rate per 1,000 0.78 11.87 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

Novi Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Novi 26
Michigan 28