Lancaster, WI Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30
38
Total Crimes
1,022.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-58.71%
Below National Average
163 out of 336
In Wisconsin
3,413 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Lancaster, WI?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Lancaster is 1,022.6 per 100,000 people. That's -58.71% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -42.05% lower than the Wisconsin total crime rate of 1,764.6 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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Lancaster SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
4
Safety
8
Amenities
7
Education
7
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Lancaster
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 38 1,022.6 1,764.6 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 3.0 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 51.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 5 134.6 200.0 250.2
Violent Crime 8 215.3 293.2 366.7
Burglary 1 26.9 217.6 340.5
Larceny 26 699.7 1,127.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 3 80.7 126.8 219.9
Property Crime 30 807.3 1,471.4 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Lancaster

8.0
Violent Crimes
215.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-41.29%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 464.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Lancaster each year. That compares to a 1 in 341.1 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Lancaster is 215.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -41.29% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -26.57% lower than the Wisconsin violent crime rate of 293.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Lancaster

30.0
Property Crimes
807.3
Property Crimes / 100k People
-61.74%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 123.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Lancaster each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Lancaster is 807.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -61.74% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -45.13% lower than the Wisconsin property crime rate of 1,471.4 per 100,000 people.

Lancaster 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 Lancaster

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Dubuque, IA 57,973 1,059 1,826.7 1,637.0 189.7
Platteville, WI 12,115 249 2,055.3 1,898.5 156.8
Prairie du Chien, WI 5,636 86 1,525.9 1,454.9 71.0
Manchester, IA 4,958 96 1,936.3 1,734.6 201.7
Richland Center, WI 4,923 66 1,340.6 1,117.2 223.4
Fennimore, WI 2,465 17 689.7 446.2 243.4
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