Wildwood, MO
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Wildwood, MO crime analytics


Wildwood is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (74%) and also has a lower crime rate than 76% of the communities in Missouri, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Wildwood is one in 110 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Wildwood, and we found that the crime rate in Wildwood is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Wildwood is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Wildwood 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 Wildwood.

For Wildwood, 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 Wildwood than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1889, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Wildwood is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Wildwood than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 117.

Wildwood Crime Data

 
Crime Index

74

(100 is safest)


Safer than 74% of U.S. Cities

Wildwood Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

19

306

325

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.53

8.52

9.05

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Wildwood 0.53
Missouri 4.97
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,889

in Wildwood

1 in 201

in Missouri
Wildwood VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 35,899
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
Wildwood 8.52
Missouri 28.54
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 117

in Wildwood

1 in 35

in Missouri
Wildwood Property CRIMES
Population: 35,899
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

Wildwood Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Wildwood 5
Missouri 35