Waunakee, WI Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
86
Total Crimes
602.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
-74.33%
Below National Average
89 out of 330
In Wisconsin
1,901 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Waunakee, WI?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Waunakee is 602.2 per 100,000 people. That's -74.33% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -66.71% 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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Waunakee SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Waunakee
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 86 602.2 1,809.0 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 5.3 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 52.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 9 63.0 230.6 279.7
Violent Crime 10 70.0 323.4 387.8
Burglary 13 91.0 218.5 314.2
Larceny 61 427.2 1,106.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 2 14.0 161.0 246.0
Property Crime 76 532.2 1,485.7 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Waunakee

10
Violent Crimes
70.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-81.94%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 1,428.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Waunakee each year. That compares to a 1 in 309.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Waunakee is 70.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -81.94% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -78.34% lower than the Wisconsin violent crime rate of 323.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Waunakee

76
Property Crimes
532.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-72.82%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 187.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Waunakee each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Waunakee is 532.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -72.82% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -64.18% lower than the Wisconsin property crime rate of 1,485.7 per 100,000 people.

Waunakee 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 Waunakee

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
Verona, WI 13,548 137 1,011.2 922.6 88.6
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
Mount Horeb, WI 7,579 40 527.8 395.8 131.9
Cottage Grove, WI 7,233 28 387.1 373.3 13.8
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