Waupun, WI Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
104
Total Crimes
923.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-64.04%
Below National Average

What is the crime rate in Waupun, WI?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Waupun is 923.6 per 100,000 people. That's -64.04% lower than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and -50.22% lower 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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Waupun SnackAbility

8.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
7
Safety
8.5
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 104 923.6 1,855.3 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 3.0 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 60.0 86.2
Aggravated Assault 5 44.4 193.7 246.8
Violent Crime 12 106.6 295.4 368.9
Burglary 13 115.5 242.5 376.0
Larceny 75 666.1 1,168.9 1,594.6
Car Theft 4 35.5 148.5 228.9
Property Crime 92 817.1 1,559.9 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Waupun

12
Violent Crimes
106.6
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-71.11%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 938.3 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Waupun each year. That compares to a 1 in 338.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Waupun is 106.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -71.11% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -63.93% lower than the Wisconsin violent crime rate of 295.4 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Waupun

92
Property Crimes
817.1
Property Crimes / 100k People
-62.85%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 122.4 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Waupun each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Waupun is 817.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -62.85% lower than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And -47.62% lower than the Wisconsin property crime rate of 1,559.9 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 37,712 429 1,137.6 1,081.9 55.7
Sun Prairie, WI 33,390 703 2,105.4 2,024.6 80.9
Mequon, WI 24,311 246 1,011.9 991.3 20.6
Oconomowoc, WI 16,850 140 830.9 789.3 41.5
Beaver Dam, WI 16,394 264 1,610.3 1,457.9 152.5
Waunakee, WI 14,000 112 800.0 657.1 142.9
Cedarburg, WI 11,469 57 497.0 470.8 26.2
Deforest, WI 10,557 107 1,013.5 928.3 85.3
Hartland, WI 9,302 64 688.0 655.8 32.3
Cottage Grove, WI 7,024 27 384.4 299.0 85.4
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