West Bloomfield, MI
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West Bloomfield, MI crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 8 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in West Bloomfield is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 79% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in West Bloomfield is one in 126. Compared to communities within Michigan, West Bloomfield‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 83% of the state's cities and towns.

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

For West Bloomfield, 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 West Bloomfield than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1177, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in West Bloomfield 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 West Bloomfield than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 140.

West Bloomfield Crime Data

 

Crime Index

79

(100 is safest)


Safer than 79% of U.S. Cities

West Bloomfield Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

56

469

525

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.85

7.12

7.97

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
West Bloomfield 0.85
Michigan 4.16

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,177

in West Bloomfield

1 in 241

in Michigan

West Bloomfield VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 65,888
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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
West Bloomfield 7.12
Michigan 18.86

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 140

in West Bloomfield

1 in 53

in Michigan

West Bloomfield Property CRIMES

Population: 65,888
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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

West Bloomfield Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
West Bloomfield 19
Michigan 28