Newcastle, WY Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30
59
Total Crimes
1,742.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
-29.65%
Below National Average
22 out of 32
In Wyoming
5,533 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Newcastle, WY?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Newcastle is 1,742.5 per 100,000 people. That's -29.65% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -2.57% lower than the Wyoming total crime rate of 1,788.5 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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Newcastle SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
3
Safety
6
Amenities
7
Education
8
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Newcastle
/ 100k People
Wyoming
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 59 1,742.5 1,788.5 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.2 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 11.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 5 147.7 147.6 250.2
Violent Crime 10 295.3 217.4 366.7
Burglary 12 354.4 241.2 340.5
Larceny 31 915.5 1,206.7 1,549.5
Car Theft 6 177.2 123.2 219.9
Property Crime 49 1,447.1 1,571.1 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Newcastle

10.0
Violent Crimes
295.3
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-19.46%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 338.6 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Newcastle each year. That compares to a 1 in 460.1 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Newcastle is 295.3 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -19.46% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 35.87% higher than the Wyoming violent crime rate of 217.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Newcastle

49.0
Property Crimes
1,447.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
-31.41%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 69.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Newcastle each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Newcastle is 1,447.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -31.41% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -7.89% lower than the Wyoming property crime rate of 1,571.1 per 100,000 people.

Newcastle Crime Compared To Wyoming Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Wyoming.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Newcastle

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Spearfish, SD 11,842 291 2,457.4 2,263.1 194.2
Hot Springs, SD 3,485 44 1,262.6 946.9 315.6
Lead, SD 2,958 18 608.5 540.9 67.6
Summerset, SD 2,796 62 2,217.5 2,038.6 178.8
Moorcroft, WY 1,068 5 468.2 374.5 93.6
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