Smiths Creek, 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

Smiths Creek has an overall crime rate of 10 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 Smiths Creek is 1 in 100. How does Smiths Creek fare compared to other communities in Michigan of all population sizes? Smiths Creek's crime rate is lower than approximately 54% of Michigan communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Smiths Creek has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Smiths Creek 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 Smiths Creek 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 Smiths Creek.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Smiths Creek 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 Smiths Creek; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 419. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Smiths Creek 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 Smiths Creek than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 132.

Smiths Creek Crime Data

 

Crime Index

60

(100 is safest)


Safer than 60% of U.S. Cities

Smiths Creek Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

22

70

92

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.38

7.59

9.97

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
2.38
4.37
National Median: 4
    Smiths Creek
    Michigan

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 419

in Smiths Creek

1 in 229

in Michigan

Smiths Creek VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 9,225
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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)

100 75 50 25 0
7.59
15.85
National Median: 21
    Smiths Creek
    Michigan

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 132

in Smiths Creek

1 in 63

in Michigan

Smiths Creek Property CRIMES

Population: 9,225
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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

Smiths Creek Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
2
25
National Median: 28.3
    Smiths Creek
    Michigan

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