Novi, MI
Crime Rates



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Novi, 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 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 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

Novi is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (62%) and also has a lower crime rate than 57% of the communities in Michigan, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Novi is one in 106 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 40.

Additionally, 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 1171, 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 9 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Novi Crime Data

 

Crime Index

62

(100 is safest)


Safer than 62% of U.S. Cities

Novi Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

52

522

574

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.85

8.57

9.43

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Novi 0.85
Michigan 4.37

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,171

in Novi

1 in 229

in Michigan

Novi VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 60,896
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 9 2 40
Rate per 1,000 0.02 0.15 0.03 0.66

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Novi 8.57
Michigan 15.85

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 117

in Novi

1 in 63

in Michigan

Novi Property CRIMES

Population: 60,896
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 23 471 28
Rate per 1,000 0.38 7.73 0.46

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Novi Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Novi 18
Michigan 25