Highland Park, MI Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
532
Total Crimes
4,928.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
91.90%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Highland Park, MI?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Highland Park is 4,928.7 per 100,000 people. That's 91.90% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 134.38% higher than the Michigan total crime rate of 2,102.8 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

Highland Park SnackAbility

3
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
1/10
Housing
3
Affordability
7
Diversity
6
Safety
3
Amenities
9
Education
4
Commute
6

How Does Highland Park Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Highland Park
/ 100k People
Michigan
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 532 4,928.7 2,102.8 2,568.4
Murder 5 46.3 5.5 5.0
Robbery 34 315.0 56.6 86.2
Aggravated Assault 137 1,269.2 310.3 246.8
Violent Crime 188 1,741.7 449.4 368.9
Burglary 58 537.3 316.6 376.0
Larceny 200 1,852.9 1,162.3 1,594.6
Car Theft 86 796.7 174.6 228.9
Property Crime 344 3,187.0 1,653.5 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Highland Park

188
Violent Crimes
1,741.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
372.14%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 57.4 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Highland Park each year. That compares to a 1 in 222.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Highland Park is 1,741.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 372.14% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 287.59% higher than the Michigan violent crime rate of 449.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Highland Park

344
Property Crimes
3,187.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
44.89%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 31.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Highland Park each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Highland Park is 3,187.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 44.89% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 92.74% higher than the Michigan property crime rate of 1,653.5 per 100,000 people.

Highland Park Crime Compared To Michigan Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Michigan.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Highland Park

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Detroit, MI 671,275 42,375 6,312.6 4,304.8 2,007.8
Warren, MI 135,160 3,496 2,586.6 2,077.5 509.0
Troy, MI 84,221 1,209 1,435.5 1,373.8 61.7
Rochester Hills, MI 74,669 495 662.9 591.9 71.0
Royal Oak, MI 59,383 537 904.3 810.0 94.3
Madison Heights, MI 30,100 524 1,740.9 1,445.2 295.7
Oak Park, MI 29,688 538 1,812.2 1,532.6 279.6
Hamtramck, MI 21,668 659 3,041.4 2,275.2 766.1
Birmingham, MI 21,295 147 690.3 643.3 47.0
Ferndale, MI 20,095 380 1,891.0 1,696.9 194.1
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