Merrillville has an overall crime rate of 14 per 1,000 residents, which brings the crime rate here close to the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in the United States. Based on our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a crime victim in Merrillville is 1 in 70. Grade B means that the crime rate is slightly lower than that of an average US city. UU.
Merrillville is in the 62nd percentile of safety, which means 38% of cities are safer and 62% of cities are more dangerous. This analysis applies only to Merrillville appropriate boundaries. See the table of nearby places below for nearby cities. Go to a detailed profile, search for the site with Google or try the advanced search Discuss Merrillville, Indiana (ON) on our popular Indiana forum.
The Dwellics analysis team assigned the score of 65.4 to Merrillville, Indiana (100 being the best). This score helps you find the safest places to live in the United States. In determining if Merrillville, Indiana, is a safe place to live, we look at factors including air quality, water quality, crime rates, frequency of natural disasters, rates of substance abuse, cancer cases, and more. Merrillville police finished the list of towns and cities in Northwest Indiana.
Merrillville had 3.71 percent violent and 96.29 percent property crimes.