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Crime Report for Madison Heights,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Madison Heights, is 1.5 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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Madison Heights Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Madison Heights, has a violent crime rate of 325 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

Madison Heights 325
MI 695
National 676

Madison Heights, is in the 70% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 65% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 70% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Madison Heights, or said another way, 30% of cities in have crime rates higher than Madison Heights.


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Crime Madison Heights MI Nation
Violent Crime Total 325.3 695.3 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 8.0 6.5
Forcible Rape 37.3 42.5 31.1
Robbery Rate 84.7 201.7 197.4
Aggravated Assault 203.3 443.1 315
Property Crime Total 3858.9 3491.2 3726.9
Burglary 620.0 909.1 812.3
Larceny Theft 2605.4 2120.1 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 633.6 505.2 382.3
Arson 10.2 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.


Madison Heights, has a property crime rate of 3858.9 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

Madison Heights 3858.9
MI 3491.2
National 3727



Madison Heights Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 79
National Percentile Rank - 75