Delafield, WI
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The crime rate in Delafield is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 20 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 Delafield is 1 in 51. Based on FBI crime data, Delafield is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Wisconsin, Delafield has a crime rate that is higher than 77% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

How does the crime rate in Delafield compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Delafield with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Delafield'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 Delafield 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 Delafield.

For Delafield, 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 Delafield than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 3590, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Delafield's rate for property crime is 19 per one thousand population. This makes Delafield 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 Delafield is one in 51.

Delafield Crime Data

 
Crime Index

37

(100 is safest)


Safer than 37% of U.S. Cities

Delafield Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

140

142

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.28

19.50

19.78

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Delafield 0.28
Wisconsin 3.06
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 3,590

in Delafield

1 in 327

in Wisconsin
Delafield VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 7,180
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 1 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.14 0.14
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
Delafield 19.50
Wisconsin 19.74
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 51

in Delafield

1 in 51

in Wisconsin
Delafield Property CRIMES
Population: 7,180
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 5 131 4
Rate per 1,000 0.70 18.25 0.56
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

Delafield Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Delafield 13
Wisconsin 21