Caledonia, WI crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2021 calendar year; released from FBI in Oct. 2022 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2022 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

According to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime statistics, Caledonia is safer than 65% of the cities and towns in the US of all population sizes. In Wisconsin, only on the order of 50% of the communities have a lower crime rate than Caledonia. If you live in Caledonia, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in the community is 1 in 145. The US average across communities from the largest to the smallest is 1 in 43. It is for these reasons that Caledonia is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Caledonia has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Caledonia 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 Caledonia 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 Caledonia.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Caledonia's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Caledonia is one in 765.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Caledonia 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 Caledonia than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 179.

Caledonia Crime Data

total Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 65% of U.S. neighborhoods.

Caledonia Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
National Median: 4

Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 765

in Caledonia

1 in 309

in Wisconsin

Caledonia Violent Crimes

Population: 25,229
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 4 5 23
Rate per 1,000 0.04 0.16 0.20 0.91

United States Violent Crimes

Population: 331,888,310
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 22,941 144,285 202,155 943,774
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.43 0.61 2.84

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
National Median: 19

Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 179

in Caledonia

1 in 65

in Wisconsin

Property Crimes

Population: 25,229
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 31 91 19
Rate per 1,000 1.23 3.61 0.75

United States Property Crimes

Population: 331,888,310
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 899,656 4,626,970 890,179
Rate per 1,000 2.71 13.94 2.68

Caledonia Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
National Median: 26.8