Wayne, MI Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
327
Total Crimes
1,954.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-16.71%
Below National Average
329 out of 431
In Michigan
5,623 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Wayne, MI?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Wayne is 1,954.1 per 100,000 people. That's -16.71% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 6.27% 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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Wayne SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
5
Commute
7

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Wayne
/ 100k People
Michigan
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 327 1,954.1 1,838.9 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 7.6 6.5
Robbery 10 59.8 44.5 73.9
Aggravated Assault 82 490.0 365.1 279.7
Violent Crime 108 645.4 478.0 387.8
Burglary 47 280.9 233.1 314.2
Larceny 142 848.6 943.3 1,398.0
Car Theft 30 179.3 184.5 246.0
Property Crime 219 1,308.7 1,360.9 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Wayne

108
Violent Crimes
645.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
66.42%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 154.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Wayne each year. That compares to a 1 in 209.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Wayne is 645.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 66.42% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 35.02% higher than the Michigan violent crime rate of 478.0 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Wayne

219
Property Crimes
1,308.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
-33.17%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 76.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Wayne each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Wayne is 1,308.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -33.17% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -3.83% lower than the Michigan property crime rate of 1,360.9 per 100,000 people.

Wayne 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 Wayne

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Ann Arbor, MI 120,647 1,886 1,563.2 1,319.6 243.7
Livonia, MI 93,342 1,405 1,505.2 1,281.3 223.9
Westland, MI 81,244 1,213 1,493.0 1,086.8 406.2
Novi, MI 61,554 489 794.4 696.9 97.5
Taylor, MI 60,698 1,479 2,436.7 1,825.4 611.2
Royal Oak, MI 59,506 440 739.4 668.8 70.6
Dearborn Heights, MI 55,105 1,060 1,923.6 1,395.5 528.1
Allen Park, MI 26,809 479 1,786.7 1,421.2 365.5
Inkster, MI 24,173 861 3,561.8 2,246.3 1,315.5
Romulus, MI 23,533 720 3,059.5 2,014.2 1,045.3
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