Waconia, MN
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Waconia has an overall crime rate of 14 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Waconia is 1 in 70. How does Waconia fare compared to other communities in Minnesota of all population sizes? Waconia's crime rate is lower than approximately 40% of Minnesota communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Waconia has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Waconia is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Waconia does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Waconia.

For Waconia, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Waconia than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1197, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Waconia; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 13 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Waconia Crime Data

 
Crime Index

53

(100 is safest)


Safer than 53% of U.S. Cities

Waconia Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

10

160

170

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.84

13.37

14.20

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Waconia 0.84
Minnesota 2.43
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,197

in Waconia

1 in 412

in Minnesota
Waconia VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 11,968
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
United States VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Waconia 13.37
Minnesota 22.22
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 75

in Waconia

1 in 45

in Minnesota
Waconia Property CRIMES
Population: 11,968
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
United States Property CRIMES
Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Waconia Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Waconia 39
Minnesota 21