Grand Rapids, OH
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Grand Rapids, OH 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

Grand Rapids is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (83%) and also has a lower crime rate than 83% of the communities in Ohio, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Grand Rapids is one in 143 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, Grand Rapids has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Grand Rapids 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 Grand Rapids 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 Grand Rapids.

Importantly, our analysis shows that Grand Rapids has one of the lowest violent crime rates in all of America, across cities and towns of all sizes. Murder, rape, armed robbery and aggravated assault happen far less frequently here than in most places. Your chance of becoming a victim? Just one in 10000. Grand Rapids's violent crime rate is just 0 per 1,000 residents.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Grand Rapids 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 Grand Rapids than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 143.

Grand Rapids Crime Data

 

Crime Index

83

(100 is safest)


Safer than 83% of U.S. Cities

Grand Rapids Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

0

7

7

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.00

7.01

7.01

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Grand Rapids 0.00
Ohio 2.92

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Grand Rapids

1 in 343

in Ohio

Grand Rapids VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 999
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
Grand Rapids 7.01
Ohio 25.88

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 143

in Grand Rapids

1 in 39

in Ohio

Grand Rapids Property CRIMES

Population: 999
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

Grand Rapids Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Grand Rapids 7
Ohio 33

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