Special Report

The City With the Fewest Robberies in Every State

Massachusetts: Franklin Town
> Robberies per 100k people: 0.0 reported (Massachusetts: 43.7)
> Number of robberies: 0 reported (Massachusetts: 3,015)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 17.5 (Massachusetts: 308.8)
> Poverty rate: 4.0% (Massachusetts: 10.3%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 34,281 (Massachusetts: 6,893,574)

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Michigan: Midland
> Robberies per 100k people: 2.4 (Michigan: 44.5)
> Number of robberies: 1 (Michigan: 4,438)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 148.7 (Michigan: 478.0)
> Poverty rate: 10.6% (Michigan: 14.4%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 41,682 (Michigan: 9,966,555)

Minnesota: Ramsey
> Robberies per 100k people: 3.5 (Minnesota: 68.5)
> Number of robberies: 1 (Minnesota: 3,877)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 74.5 (Minnesota: 277.5)
> Poverty rate: 2.9% (Minnesota: 9.7%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 28,205 (Minnesota: 5,657,342)

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Mississippi: Starkville
> Robberies per 100k people: 15.5 (Mississippi: 47.8)
> Number of robberies: 4 (Mississippi: 1,419)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 162.5 (Mississippi: 291.2)
> Poverty rate: 29.9% (Mississippi: 20.3%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 25,854 (Mississippi: 2,966,786)

Missouri: Ballwin
> Robberies per 100k people: 6.7 (Missouri: 74.4)
> Number of robberies: 2 (Missouri: 4,575)
> Violent crimes per 100k people: 63.2 (Missouri: 542.7)
> Poverty rate: 3.6% (Missouri: 13.7%)
> Population within reporting jurisdiction: 30,044 (Missouri: 6,151,548)