Waupun, WI Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
65
Total Crimes
574.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-76.81%
Below National Average
85 out of 336
In Wisconsin
1,747 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Waupun, WI?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Waupun is 574.5 per 100,000 people. That's -76.81% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -67.45% 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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Waupun SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
5
Affordability
9
Diversity
7
Safety
9
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Waupun
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 65 574.5 1,764.6 2,476.7
Murder 1 8.8 3.0 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 51.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 1 8.8 200.0 250.2
Violent Crime 3 26.5 293.2 366.7
Burglary 9 79.5 217.6 340.5
Larceny 51 450.7 1,127.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 2 17.7 126.8 219.9
Property Crime 62 547.9 1,471.4 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Waupun

3.0
Violent Crimes
26.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-92.77%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 3,771.7 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Waupun each year. That compares to a 1 in 341.1 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Waupun is 26.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -92.77% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -90.96% lower than the Wisconsin violent crime rate of 293.2 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Waupun

62.0
Property Crimes
547.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
-74.03%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 182.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Waupun each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Waupun is 547.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -74.03% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -62.76% lower than the Wisconsin property crime rate of 1,471.4 per 100,000 people.

Waupun 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 Waupun

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Menomonee Falls, WI 37,936 359 946.3 872.5 73.8
Sun Prairie, WI 34,562 531 1,536.4 1,440.9 95.5
Mequon, WI 24,548 190 774.0 717.0 57.0
Oconomowoc, WI 16,980 138 812.7 736.2 76.6
Beaver Dam, WI 16,375 287 1,752.7 1,587.8 164.9
Waunakee, WI 14,163 149 1,052.0 946.1 105.9
Cedarburg, WI 11,548 91 788.0 770.7 17.3
Deforest, WI 10,766 107 993.9 901.0 92.9
Hartland, WI 9,366 55 587.2 491.1 96.1
Cottage Grove, WI 7,203 25 347.1 305.4 41.6
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