Table 13

Crime Trends
by Suburban and Nonsuburban Cities1 by Population Group, 2008-2009
Population group
Violent
crime
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Forcible
rape
Robbery Aggravated
assault
Property
crime
Burglary Larceny-
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
Arson Number
of
agencies
2009
estimated
population
TOTAL SUBURBAN CITIES: 2008 150,689 1,292 11,701 41,905 95,791 1,559,540 300,205 1,152,914 106,421 8,593
2009 144,571 1,217 10,904 39,616 92,834 1,501,318 291,529 1,119,451 90,338 7,779 5,949 54,189,402
Percent change -4.1 -5.8 -6.8 -5.5 -3.1 -3.7 -2.9 -2.9 -15.1 -9.5
GROUP IV (25,000 to 49,999) 2008 57,730 522 4,204 18,156 34,848 560,042 109,615 405,691 44,736 3,053
2009 55,251 494 3,926 17,290 33,541 540,299 105,866 396,668 37,765 2,902 594 20,197,988
Percent change -4.3 -5.4 -6.6 -4.8 -3.8 -3.5 -3.4 -2.2 -15.6 -4.9
GROUP V (10,000 to 24,999) 2008 53,580 466 4,147 15,207 33,760 552,170 109,268 405,096 37,806 3,018
2009 51,510 436 3,965 14,140 32,969 528,623 106,545 389,909 32,169 2,581 1,270 20,307,949
Percent change -3.9 -6.4 -4.4 -7.0 -2.3 -4.3 -2.5 -3.7 -14.9 -14.5
GROUP VI (under 10,000) 2008 39,379 304 3,350 8,542 27,183 447,328 81,322 342,127 23,879 2,522
2009 37,810 287 3,013 8,186 26,324 432,396 79,118 332,874 20,404 2,296 4,085 13,683,465
Percent change -4.0 -5.6 -10.1 -4.2 -3.2 -3.3 -2.7 -2.7 -14.6 -9.0
TOTAL NONSUBURBAN CITIES: 2008 102,500 941 9,444 20,959 71,156 889,430 191,559 655,549 42,322 6,040
2009 98,313 1,000 9,326 19,766 68,221 861,164 191,128 633,884 36,152 5,246 3,716 22,467,476
Percent change -4.1 +6.3 -1.2 -5.7 -4.1 -3.2 -0.2 -3.3 -14.6 -13.1
GROUP IV (25,000 to 49,999) 2008 38,657 353 3,285 10,321 24,698 308,842 66,579 225,235 17,028 2,069
2009 36,369 397 3,173 9,979 22,820 302,887 66,679 221,884 14,324 1,845 196 6,924,800
Percent change -5.9 +12.5 -3.4 -3.3 -7.6 -1.9 +0.2 -1.5 -15.9 -10.8
GROUP V (10,000 to 24,999) 2008 31,343 266 2,913 6,515 21,649 293,233 63,213 217,117 12,903 1,508
2009 31,040 289 2,921 6,096 21,734 282,569 63,696 207,886 10,987 1,322 440 6,772,615
Percent change -1.0 +8.6 +0.3 -6.4 +0.4 -3.6 +0.8 -4.3 -14.8 -12.3
GROUP VI (under 10,000) 2008 32,500 322 3,246 4,123 24,809 287,355 61,767 213,197 12,391 2,463
2009 30,904 314 3,232 3,691 23,667 275,708 60,753 204,114 10,841 2,079 3,080 8,770,061
Percent change -4.9 -2.5 -0.4 -10.5 -4.6 -4.1 -1.6 -4.3 -12.5 -15.6

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