Muskego, 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 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 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

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 9 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Muskego is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 63% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Muskego is one in 115. Compared to communities within Wisconsin, Muskego‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 45% of the state's cities and towns. It is for these reasons that Muskego is ranked as one of the top 100 safest cities in the U.S.A.

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

For Muskego, 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 Muskego than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 3129, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Muskego; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 8 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Muskego Crime Data

 

Crime Index

63

(100 is safest)


Safer than 63% of U.S. Cities

Muskego Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8

210

218

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.32

8.39

8.71

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.32
3.2
National Median: 4
    Muskego
    Wisconsin

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 3,129

in Muskego

1 in 312

in Wisconsin

Muskego VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 25,032
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 2 6
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.08 0.24

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 21,570 126,430 243,600 921,505
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.38 0.73 2.78

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
8.39
14.7
National Median: 19
    Muskego
    Wisconsin

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 119

in Muskego

1 in 68

in Wisconsin

Muskego Property CRIMES

Population: 25,032
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 90 107 13
Rate per 1,000 3.60 4.27 0.52

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,035,314 4,606,324 810,400
Rate per 1,000 3.12 13.90 2.45

Muskego Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
6
17
National Median: 26.9
    Muskego
    Wisconsin