Racine, WI Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
2,097
Total Crimes
2,710.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
5.52%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Racine, WI?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Racine is 2,710.2 per 100,000 people. That's 5.52% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 46.08% higher than the Wisconsin total crime rate of 1,855.3 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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Racine SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
7
Diversity
9.5
Safety
5
Amenities
10
Education
5
Commute
8.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Racine
/ 100k People
Wisconsin
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 2,097 2,710.2 1,855.3 2,568.4
Murder 8 10.3 3.0 5.0
Robbery 81 104.7 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 292 377.4 193.7 246.8
Violent Crime 435 562.2 295.4 368.9
Burglary 347 448.5 242.5 376.0
Larceny 1,196 1,545.8 1,168.9 1,594.6
Car Theft 119 153.8 148.5 228.9
Property Crime 1,662 2,148.0 1,559.9 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Racine

435
Violent Crimes
562.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
52.40%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 177.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Racine each year. That compares to a 1 in 338.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Racine is 562.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 52.40% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 90.29% higher than the Wisconsin violent crime rate of 295.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Racine

1,662
Property Crimes
2,148.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
-2.34%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 46.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Racine each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Racine is 2,148.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -2.34% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 37.70% higher than the Wisconsin property crime rate of 1,559.9 per 100,000 people.

Racine 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 Racine

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Kenosha, WI 99,948 1,833 1,834.0 1,495.8 338.2
Oak Creek, WI 36,643 785 2,142.3 2,016.8 125.5
Franklin, WI 36,251 540 1,489.6 1,453.8 35.9
Mount Pleasant, WI 26,571 592 2,228.0 2,141.4 86.6
Muskego, WI 25,118 152 605.1 569.3 35.8
Caledonia, WI 25,047 172 686.7 602.9 83.8
Zion, IL 23,885 869 3,638.3 3,018.6 619.6
South Milwaukee, WI 20,972 401 1,912.1 1,745.2 166.9
Pleasant Prairie, WI 20,911 426 2,037.2 1,865.0 172.2
Cudahy, WI 18,290 245 1,339.5 1,208.3 131.2
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