Mequon, WI Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
217
Total Crimes
884.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-62.29%
Below National Average
148 out of 330
In Wisconsin
2,854 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Mequon, WI?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Mequon is 884.7 per 100,000 people. That's -62.29% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -51.09% 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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Mequon SnackAbility

9.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8
Education
9.5
Commute
8

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Mequon
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 217 884.7 1,809.0 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 5.3 6.5
Robbery 1 4.1 52.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 10 40.8 230.6 279.7
Violent Crime 12 48.9 323.4 387.8
Burglary 18 73.4 218.5 314.2
Larceny 180 733.9 1,106.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 7 28.5 161.0 246.0
Property Crime 205 835.8 1,485.7 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Mequon

12
Violent Crimes
48.9
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-87.38%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 2,043.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Mequon each year. That compares to a 1 in 309.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Mequon is 48.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -87.38% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -84.87% lower than the Wisconsin violent crime rate of 323.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Mequon

205
Property Crimes
835.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
-57.32%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 119.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Mequon each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Mequon is 835.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -57.32% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -43.74% lower than the Wisconsin property crime rate of 1,485.7 per 100,000 people.

Mequon 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 Mequon

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Wauwatosa, WI 48,265 1,159 2,401.3 2,262.5 138.8
New Berlin, WI 39,703 485 1,221.6 1,151.0 70.5
Brookfield, WI 39,252 684 1,742.6 1,661.1 81.5
Menomonee Falls, WI 37,936 359 946.3 872.5 73.8
Whitefish Bay, WI 13,734 164 1,194.1 1,157.7 36.4
Glendale, WI 12,714 553 4,349.5 4,160.8 188.8
Brown Deer, WI 11,808 491 4,158.2 3,760.2 398.0
Cedarburg, WI 11,621 86 740.0 679.8 60.2
Hartland, WI 9,343 37 396.0 374.6 21.4
Fox Point, WI 6,522 88 1,349.3 1,333.9 15.3
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