Lake Mills, WI
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Lake Mills, WI crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 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

Lake Mills has an overall crime rate of 14 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Lake Mills is 1 in 69. How does Lake Mills fare compared to other communities in Wisconsin of all population sizes? Lake Mills's crime rate is lower than approximately 37% of Wisconsin communities.

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

For Lake Mills, 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 Lake Mills than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1160, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Lake Mills; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 14 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Lake Mills Crime Data

 

Crime Index

52

(100 is safest)


Safer than 52% of U.S. Cities

Lake Mills Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

5

79

84

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.86

13.63

14.49

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Lake Mills 0.86
Wisconsin 3.06

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,160

in Lake Mills

1 in 327

in Wisconsin

Lake Mills VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 5,798
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
Lake Mills 13.63
Wisconsin 19.74

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 73

in Lake Mills

1 in 51

in Wisconsin

Lake Mills Property CRIMES

Population: 5,798
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

Lake Mills Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Lake Mills 19
Wisconsin 21

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