Ann Arbor, MI Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
2,433
Total Crimes
1,979.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-20.06%
Below National Average
307 out of 432
In Michigan
6,076 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Ann Arbor, MI?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Ann Arbor is 1,979.8 per 100,000 people. That's -20.06% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -2.11% lower than the Michigan total crime rate of 2,022.5 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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Ann Arbor SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9.5
Education
9.5
Commute
8.5

How Does Ann Arbor Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Ann Arbor
/ 100k People
Michigan
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,433 1,979.8 2,022.5 2,476.7
Murder 2 1.6 5.6 5.0
Robbery 46 37.4 53.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 184 149.7 305.9 250.2
Violent Crime 309 251.4 437.4 366.7
Burglary 197 160.3 286.1 340.5
Larceny 1,789 1,455.7 1,121.3 1,549.5
Car Theft 138 112.3 177.7 219.9
Property Crime 2,124 1,728.3 1,585.0 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Ann Arbor

309.0
Violent Crimes
251.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-31.43%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 397.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Ann Arbor each year. That compares to a 1 in 228.6 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Ann Arbor is 251.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -31.43% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -42.52% lower than the Michigan violent crime rate of 437.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Ann Arbor

2,124.0
Property Crimes
1,728.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
-18.08%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 57.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Ann Arbor each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Ann Arbor is 1,728.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -18.08% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 9.04% higher than the Michigan property crime rate of 1,585.0 per 100,000 people.

Ann Arbor 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 Ann Arbor

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Westland, MI 81,444 1,485 1,823.3 1,446.4 376.9
Novi, MI 61,699 562 910.9 833.1 77.8
Ypsilanti, MI 21,178 952 4,495.2 3,475.3 1,019.9
Wixom, MI 14,074 211 1,499.2 1,328.7 170.5
South Lyon, MI 11,896 39 327.8 277.4 50.4
Saline, MI 9,431 68 721.0 657.4 63.6
Plymouth, MI 9,175 67 730.2 664.9 65.4
Milan, MI 6,106 58 949.9 737.0 212.9
Northville, MI 5,971 52 870.9 736.9 134.0
Chelsea, MI 5,543 76 1,371.1 1,298.9 72.2
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