Howard, WI
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Howard, WI crime analytics


Howard is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (60%) and also has a lower crime rate than 44% of the communities in Wisconsin, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Howard is one in 81 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.

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

For Howard, 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 Howard than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1750, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Howard; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 12 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Howard Crime Data

 
Crime Index

60

(100 is safest)


Safer than 60% of U.S. Cities

Howard Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

11

227

238

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.57

11.79

12.36

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Howard 0.57
Wisconsin 3.06
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,750

in Howard

1 in 327

in Wisconsin
Howard VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 19,250
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
Howard 11.79
Wisconsin 19.74
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 85

in Howard

1 in 51

in Wisconsin
Howard Property CRIMES
Population: 19,250
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

Howard Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Howard 13
Wisconsin 21