Bay City, MI Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
776
Total Crimes
2,388.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
1.82%
Above National Average
360 out of 431
In Michigan
6,428 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Bay City, MI?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Bay City is 2,388.8 per 100,000 people. That's 1.82% higher than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 29.90% higher than the Michigan total crime rate of 1,838.9 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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Bay City SnackAbility

4
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
3
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
7
Safety
5
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
8.5

How Does Bay City Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Bay City
/ 100k People
Michigan
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 776 2,388.8 1,838.9 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 7.6 6.5
Robbery 25 77.0 44.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 203 624.9 365.1 279.7
Violent Crime 276 849.6 478.0 387.8
Burglary 104 320.1 233.1 314.2
Larceny 331 1,018.9 943.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 65 200.1 184.5 246.0
Property Crime 500 1,539.2 1,360.9 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Bay City

276
Violent Crimes
849.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
119.09%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 117.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Bay City each year. That compares to a 1 in 209.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Bay City is 849.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 119.09% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 77.74% higher than the Michigan violent crime rate of 478.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Bay City

500
Property Crimes
1,539.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-21.40%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 65.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Bay City each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Bay City is 1,539.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -21.40% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 13.10% higher than the Michigan property crime rate of 1,360.9 per 100,000 people.

Bay City Crime Compared To Michigan Average

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