Appleton, WI Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
1,353
Total Crimes
1,822.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-22.33%
Below National Average
254 out of 330
In Wisconsin
5,338 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Appleton, WI?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Appleton is 1,822.1 per 100,000 people. That's -22.33% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and 0.72% higher than the Wisconsin total crime rate of 1,809.0 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Appleton SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
9
Education
8
Commute
9

How Does Appleton Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Appleton
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,353 1,822.1 1,809.0 2,346.0
Murder 1 1.3 5.3 6.5
Robbery 19 25.6 52.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 142 191.2 230.6 279.7
Violent Crime 198 266.6 323.4 387.8
Burglary 128 172.4 218.5 314.2
Larceny 964 1,298.2 1,106.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 63 84.8 161.0 246.0
Property Crime 1,155 1,555.5 1,485.7 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Appleton

198
Violent Crimes
266.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-31.24%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 375.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Appleton each year. That compares to a 1 in 309.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Appleton is 266.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -31.24% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -17.54% lower than the Wisconsin violent crime rate of 323.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Appleton

1,155
Property Crimes
1,555.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
-20.57%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 64.3 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Appleton each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Appleton is 1,555.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -20.57% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And 4.70% higher than the Wisconsin property crime rate of 1,485.7 per 100,000 people.

Appleton Crime Compared To Wisconsin Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Wisconsin.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Appleton

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Raymore, MO 22,121 308 1,392.3 1,315.5 76.9
Warrensburg, MO 20,591 616 2,991.6 2,709.9 281.7
Harrisonville, MO 10,083 356 3,530.7 2,995.1 535.6
Pleasant Hill, MO 8,744 115 1,315.2 995.0 320.2
Nevada, MO 8,246 637 7,725.0 5,748.2 1,976.7
Fort Scott, KS 7,658 319 4,165.6 3,538.8 626.8
Greenwood, MO 5,905 31 525.0 389.5 135.5
Louisburg, KS 4,590 54 1,176.5 1,089.3 87.1
Butler, MO 3,976 141 3,546.3 2,917.5 628.8
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