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Crime Report for Bad Axe,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Bad Axe, is 3.4 out of a possible 5 total points. Higher ratings indicate that your area is safer. The HomeSurfer crime rating is calculated depending on how the crime rate in your city compares with crime in the state and the nation. Violent crime is weighed more heavily than property crime, and the national ranking is more important than the state ranking.

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Bad Axe Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Bad Axe, has a violent crime rate of 33 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with a rate of 695 in and a rate of 676 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Violent Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Bad Axe 33
MI 695
National 676

Bad Axe, is in the 12% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 14% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 12% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Bad Axe, or said another way, 88% of cities in have crime rates higher than Bad Axe.


  Review crime rate data for Bad Axe,

Crime Bad Axe MI Nation
Violent Crime Total 32.5 695.3 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 8.0 6.5
Forcible Rape 0.0 42.5 31.1
Robbery Rate 32.5 201.7 197.4
Aggravated Assault 0.0 443.1 315
Property Crime Total 4778.9 3491.2 3726.9
Burglary 325.1 909.1 812.3
Larceny Theft 4421.3 2120.1 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 32.5 505.2 382.3
Arson 195.1 36.9 23.3


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Property Crime Rate
Property crime includes burglary, larceny, vehicle theft, and arson. Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Bad Axe, has a property crime rate of 4778.9 incidents per 100,000 people. This compares with an average rate of 3491.2 in and an average rate of 3727 incidents per 100,000 nationally. Lower numbers are better, indicating that fewer crimes happen per person in the population.


Property Crime Rate
Incidents per 100,000

Bad Axe 4778.9
MI 3491.2
National 3727



Bad Axe Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 89
National Percentile Rank - 85