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Crime Report for Birch Run,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Birch Run, is 1.6 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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Birch Run Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Birch Run, has a violent crime rate of 243 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

Birch Run 243
MI 695
National 676

Birch Run, is in the 63% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 56% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 63% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Birch Run, or said another way, 37% of cities in have crime rates higher than Birch Run.


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Crime Birch Run MI Nation
Violent Crime Total 242.7 695.3 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 8.0 6.5
Forcible Rape 0.0 42.5 31.1
Robbery Rate 60.7 201.7 197.4
Aggravated Assault 182.0 443.1 315
Property Crime Total 6614.1 3491.2 3726.9
Burglary 546.1 909.1 812.3
Larceny Theft 5885.9 2120.1 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 182.0 505.2 382.3
Arson 0.0 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.


Birch Run, has a property crime rate of 6614.1 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

Birch Run 6614.1
MI 3491.2
National 3727



Birch Run Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 97
National Percentile Rank - 94