Lake Orion, MI crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Lake Orion has an overall crime rate of 10 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Lake Orion is 1 in 97. How does Lake Orion fare compared to other communities in Michigan of all population sizes? Lake Orion's crime rate is lower than approximately 50% of Michigan communities.

How does the crime rate in Lake Orion compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Lake Orion with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Lake Orion's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Lake Orion does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Lake Orion.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Lake Orion's violent crime rate is 2 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Lake Orion is one in 532.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Lake Orion is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Lake Orion than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 118.

Lake Orion Crime Data

 

Crime Index

58

(100 is safest)


Safer than 58% of U.S. Cities

Lake Orion Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

6

27

33

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.88

8.47

10.35

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
1.88
4.37
National Median: 4
    Lake Orion
    Michigan

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 532

in Lake Orion

1 in 229

in Michigan

Lake Orion VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 3,189
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 2 0 4
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.63 0.00 1.25

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 16,425 139,815 267,988 821,182
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.43 0.82 2.50

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
8.47
15.85
National Median: 21
    Lake Orion
    Michigan

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 118

in Lake Orion

1 in 63

in Michigan

Lake Orion Property CRIMES

Population: 3,189
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 5 21 1
Rate per 1,000 1.57 6.59 0.31

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 328,239,523
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,117,696 5,086,096 721,885
Rate per 1,000 3.41 15.50 2.20

Lake Orion Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
25
25
National Median: 28.3
    Lake Orion
    Michigan