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Crime Report for Oak Park,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Oak Park, is 1.0 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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Oak Park Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Oak Park, has a violent crime rate of 547 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

Oak Park 547
MI 695
National 676

Oak Park, is in the 88% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 81% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 88% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Oak Park, or said another way, 12% of cities in have crime rates higher than Oak Park.


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Crime Oak Park MI Nation
Violent Crime Total 547.4 695.3 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 8.0 6.5
Forcible Rape 32.8 42.5 31.1
Robbery Rate 203.2 201.7 197.4
Aggravated Assault 311.4 443.1 315
Property Crime Total 3562.9 3491.2 3726.9
Burglary 1081.7 909.1 812.3
Larceny Theft 1750.3 2120.1 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 730.9 505.2 382.3
Arson 39.3 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.


Oak Park, has a property crime rate of 3562.9 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

Oak Park 3562.9
MI 3491.2
National 3727



Oak Park Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 73
National Percentile Rank - 71