Rochester, 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

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 8 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Rochester is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 71% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Rochester is one in 130. Compared to communities within Michigan, Rochester‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 67% of the state's cities and towns.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Rochester has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Rochester is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Rochester 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 Rochester.

For Rochester, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Rochester than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1209, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Rochester 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 Rochester than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 146.

Rochester Crime Data

 

Crime Index

71

(100 is safest)


Safer than 71% of U.S. Cities

Rochester Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

11

91

102

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.83

6.84

7.67

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.83
4.37
National Median: 4
    Rochester
    Michigan

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,209

in Rochester

1 in 229

in Michigan

Rochester VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 13,296
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 4 1 6
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.30 0.08 0.45

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
6.84
15.85
National Median: 21
    Rochester
    Michigan

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 146

in Rochester

1 in 63

in Michigan

Rochester Property CRIMES

Population: 13,296
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 8 81 2
Rate per 1,000 0.60 6.09 0.15

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

Rochester Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
27
25
National Median: 28.3
    Rochester
    Michigan