Sturgis, MI Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
320
Total Crimes
2,964.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
15.41%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Sturgis, MI?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Sturgis is 2,964.1 per 100,000 people. That's 15.41% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 40.96% 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.

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Sturgis SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
4
Commute
9

How Does Sturgis Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Sturgis
/ 100k People
Michigan
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 320 2,964.1 2,102.8 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 5.5 5.0
Robbery 2 18.5 56.6 86.2
Aggravated Assault 30 277.9 310.3 246.8
Violent Crime 61 565.0 449.4 368.9
Burglary 32 296.4 316.6 376.0
Larceny 207 1,917.4 1,162.3 1,594.6
Car Theft 20 185.3 174.6 228.9
Property Crime 259 2,399.0 1,653.5 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Sturgis

61
Violent Crimes
565.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
53.16%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 177.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Sturgis each year. That compares to a 1 in 222.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Sturgis is 565.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 53.16% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 25.74% higher than the Michigan violent crime rate of 449.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Sturgis

259
Property Crimes
2,399.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
9.07%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 41.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Sturgis each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Sturgis is 2,399.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 9.07% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 45.09% higher than the Michigan property crime rate of 1,653.5 per 100,000 people.

Sturgis 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 Sturgis

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Portage, MI 49,175 1,559 3,170.3 2,932.4 237.9
Goshen, IN 33,386 1,175 3,519.4 3,378.7 140.8
Marshall, MI 6,986 145 2,075.6 1,918.1 157.5
Nappanee, IN 6,864 101 1,471.4 1,413.2 58.3
Bronson, MI 2,297 71 3,091.0 2,829.8 261.2
Constantine, MI 2,103 52 2,472.7 1,711.8 760.8
White Pigeon, MI 1,521 22 1,446.4 1,249.2 197.2
Colon, MI 1,157 17 1,469.3 1,296.5 172.9
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