Battle Creek, Michigan

Is Battle Creek, Michigan a safe place to live?

Dwellics analytics team assigned the score 67.5 to Battle Creek, Michigan (with 100 being the best). This score helps find the safest places to live in America. When determining if Battle Creek, Michigan is a safe place to live, we analyze factors including air quality, water quality, crime rates, natural disaster frequency, substance abuse rates, cancer instances, and more.

Crime rates in Battle Creek, Michigan

  • Crime rateshigh
  • Arson crimeshigh
  • Vandalismhigh

In Battle Creek, Michigan, violent crime rates are considered to be highAnalytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest in the United States according to our research. Arson crimes are highAnalytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest and property crimes, including vandalism rank highAnalytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest.

Environmental Hazards Battle Creek, Michigan

  • Cancer instanceslow
  • Substance abusemoderate

In Battle Creek, Michigan, cancer instances are considered to be lowAnalytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest in the United States according to our research. Substance abuse in Battle Creek, Michigan is moderateAnalytics team at Dwellics grouped locations into 5 ranges for each metric: Lowest, Low, Moderate, High, Highest in the United States according to our research.

Natural Disasters in Battle Creek, Michigan

  • Earthquakes
    in Battle Creek are unlikely
  • Hurracanes
    in Battle Creek are unlikely
  • Severe Storms
    in Battle Creek are high risk
  • Tornados
    in Battle Creek are possible
  • Volcanos
    in Battle Creek are unlikely
  • Wildfires
    in Battle Creek are very low

Smoking Laws in Battle Creek, Michigan

Smoking is Prohibited both in Battle Creek. Smoking inside of workplaces in Battle Creek is prohibited. The use of e-cigarettes is not banned. In Battle Creek, Michigan recreational and medical marijuana use is legal.

Air & Water Quality in Battle Creek, Michigan

Air quality
88.0% of the time
Water quality
100 out of 100

Battle Creek, Michigan has good air quality 88.0% of the time or 321 days per year. The water quality index calculated by Dwellics team in Battle Creek is 100 out of 100 (100 being the best) based on the number of acute health-based violations for every water utility in the last 5 years.

Pros and Cons of living in Battle Creek, Michigan in reviews from users in their own words:

ProsCons
  • "Employment availability "
  • "Crime rate schools health care"