Cudahy, WI
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The crime rate in Cudahy is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 23 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Cudahy is 1 in 43. Based on FBI crime data, Cudahy is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Wisconsin, Cudahy has a crime rate that is higher than 84% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

How does the crime rate in Cudahy compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Cudahy with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Cudahy's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Cudahy's violent crime rate is 2 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 Cudahy is one in 655.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Cudahy's rate for property crime is 22 per one thousand population. This makes Cudahy a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Cudahy is one in 46.

Cudahy Crime Data

 
Crime Index

29

(100 is safest)


Safer than 29% of U.S. Cities

Cudahy Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

28

397

425

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.53

21.63

23.16

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Cudahy 1.53
Wisconsin 3.06
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 655

in Cudahy

1 in 327

in Wisconsin
Cudahy VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 18,353
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 3 * 8 16
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.16 0.44 0.87
* Rape figures for this city adjusted from legacy to current definition based on FBI guidelines.
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
Cudahy 21.63
Wisconsin 19.74
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 46

in Cudahy

1 in 51

in Wisconsin
Cudahy Property CRIMES
Population: 18,353
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 53 325 19
Rate per 1,000 2.89 17.71 1.04
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

Cudahy Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Cudahy 89
Wisconsin 21