Cottage Grove, WI Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
28
Total Crimes
387.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-83.50%
Below National Average
54 out of 330
In Wisconsin
1,174 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Cottage Grove, WI?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Cottage Grove is 387.1 per 100,000 people. That's -83.50% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -78.60% lower 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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Cottage Grove SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
9
Amenities
8
Education
9.5
Commute
8

How Does Cottage Grove Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Cottage Grove
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 28 387.1 1,809.0 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 5.3 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 52.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 1 13.8 230.6 279.7
Violent Crime 1 13.8 323.4 387.8
Burglary 2 27.7 218.5 314.2
Larceny 24 331.8 1,106.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 1 13.8 161.0 246.0
Property Crime 27 373.3 1,485.7 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Cottage Grove

1
Violent Crimes
13.8
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-96.43%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 7,233.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Cottage Grove each year. That compares to a 1 in 309.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Cottage Grove is 13.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -96.43% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -95.72% lower than the Wisconsin violent crime rate of 323.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Cottage Grove

27
Property Crimes
373.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
-80.94%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 267.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Cottage Grove each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Cottage Grove is 373.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -80.94% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -74.87% lower than the Wisconsin property crime rate of 1,485.7 per 100,000 people.

Cottage Grove 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 Cottage Grove

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Madison, WI 262,736 8,143 3,099.3 2,778.8 320.5
Sun Prairie, WI 35,272 564 1,599.0 1,528.1 70.9
Middleton, WI 20,322 232 1,141.6 1,082.6 59.0
Waunakee, WI 14,280 86 602.2 532.2 70.0
Verona, WI 13,548 137 1,011.2 922.6 88.6
Stoughton, WI 13,164 189 1,435.7 1,306.6 129.1
Deforest, WI 10,901 159 1,458.6 1,357.7 100.9
Oregon, WI 10,718 54 503.8 438.5 65.3
McFarland, WI 9,161 56 611.3 545.8 65.5
Monona, WI 8,245 439 5,324.4 5,203.2 121.3
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