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Crime Report for Sturgis,

The HomeSurfer crime rating for Sturgis, is 1.7 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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Sturgis Crime Rating
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Violent Crime Rate
Data comes from the FBI Uniform Crime Rate database for 2008.


Sturgis, has a violent crime rate of 330 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

Sturgis 330
MI 695
National 676

Sturgis, is in the 72% percentile rank in the state for Violent Crime. It is in the 65% percentile rank nationally. Lower numbers are better. In this case, 72% of cities in have crime rates equal to or lower than Sturgis, or said another way, 28% of cities in have crime rates higher than Sturgis.


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Crime Sturgis MI Nation
Violent Crime Total 329.9 695.3 676
Murder / NNH 0.0 8.0 6.5
Forcible Rape 55.0 42.5 31.1
Robbery Rate 36.7 201.7 197.4
Aggravated Assault 238.2 443.1 315
Property Crime Total 3151.9 3491.2 3726.9
Burglary 586.4 909.1 812.3
Larceny Theft 2455.6 2120.1 2541.6
Motor Vehicle Theft 110.0 505.2 382.3
Arson 9.2 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.


Sturgis, has a property crime rate of 3151.9 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

Sturgis 3151.9
MI 3491.2
National 3727



Sturgis Property Crime:
State Percentile Rank - 66
National Percentile Rank - 65