Big Lake, MN
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Big Lake is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (63%) and also has a lower crime rate than 49% of the communities in Minnesota, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Big Lake is one in 86 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, Big Lake has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Big Lake 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 Big Lake 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 Big Lake.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Big Lake's violent crime rate is 2 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 Big Lake is one in 610.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Big Lake 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 Big Lake than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 101.

Big Lake Crime Data

 
Crime Index

63

(100 is safest)


Safer than 63% of U.S. Cities

Big Lake Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

17

103

120

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.64

9.93

11.57

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Big Lake 1.64
Minnesota 2.43
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 610

in Big Lake

1 in 412

in Minnesota
Big Lake VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 10,368
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 1 13
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.29 0.10 1.25
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
Big Lake 9.93
Minnesota 22.22
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 101

in Big Lake

1 in 45

in Minnesota
Big Lake Property CRIMES
Population: 10,368
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 18 74 11
Rate per 1,000 1.74 7.14 1.06
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

Big Lake Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Big Lake 15
Minnesota 21

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