Petoskey, MI
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Petoskey, MI crime analytics


Petoskey is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (68%) and also has a lower crime rate than 68% 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 Petoskey is one in 95 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 35.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Petoskey has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Petoskey is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Petoskey's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Petoskey is one in 715.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Petoskey is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Petoskey than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 110.

Petoskey Crime Data

 

Crime Index

68

(100 is safest)


Safer than 68% of U.S. Cities

Petoskey Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8

52

60

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.40

9.09

10.49

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Petoskey 1.40
Michigan 4.16

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 715

in Petoskey

1 in 241

in Michigan

Petoskey VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 5,719
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 0 6
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.35 0.00 1.05

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
Petoskey 9.09
Michigan 18.86

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 110

in Petoskey

1 in 53

in Michigan

Petoskey Property CRIMES

Population: 5,719
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 10 41 1
Rate per 1,000 1.75 7.17 0.17

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

Petoskey Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Petoskey 12
Michigan 28