Sparta, WI Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
102
Total Crimes
1,038.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
-58.07%
Below National Average
167 out of 336
In Wisconsin
3,462 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Sparta, WI?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Sparta is 1,038.4 per 100,000 people. That's -58.07% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -41.15% 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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Sparta SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Sparta
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 102 1,038.4 1,764.6 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 3.0 5.0
Robbery 1 10.2 51.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 7 71.3 200.0 250.2
Violent Crime 15 152.7 293.2 366.7
Burglary 5 50.9 217.6 340.5
Larceny 79 804.2 1,127.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 3 30.5 126.8 219.9
Property Crime 87 885.7 1,471.4 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Sparta

15.0
Violent Crimes
152.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-58.36%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 654.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Sparta each year. That compares to a 1 in 341.1 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Sparta is 152.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -58.36% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -47.91% lower than the Wisconsin violent crime rate of 293.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Sparta

87.0
Property Crimes
885.7
Property Crimes / 100k People
-58.02%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 112.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Sparta each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Sparta is 885.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -58.02% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -39.81% lower than the Wisconsin property crime rate of 1,471.4 per 100,000 people.

Sparta 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 Sparta

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
La Crosse, WI 51,591 1,972 3,822.4 3,585.9 236.5
Winona, MN 26,720 674 2,522.5 2,410.2 112.3
Onalaska, WI 18,825 532 2,826.0 2,772.9 53.1
Holmen, WI 10,217 109 1,066.8 978.8 88.1
Reedsburg, WI 9,554 164 1,716.6 1,664.2 52.3
Tomah, WI 9,406 217 2,307.0 2,030.6 276.4
West Salem, WI 5,087 43 845.3 747.0 98.3
Richland Center, WI 4,923 66 1,340.6 1,117.2 223.4
Bangor, WI 1,468 2 136.2 136.2 0.0
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