New Richmond, WI
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The crime rate in New Richmond is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 24 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 New Richmond is 1 in 42. Based on FBI crime data, New Richmond is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Wisconsin, New Richmond has a crime rate that is higher than 85% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that New Richmond'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 New Richmond is one in 588.

Significantly, based on the number of murders reported by the FBI and the number of residents living in the city, NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows that New Richmond experiences one of the higher murder rates in the nation when compared with cities and towns for all sizes of population, from the largest to the smallest.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that New Richmond's rate for property crime is 22 per one thousand population. This makes New Richmond 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 New Richmond is one in 45.

New Richmond Crime Data

 
Crime Index

28

(100 is safest)


Safer than 28% of U.S. Cities

New Richmond Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

15

195

210

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.70

22.11

23.81

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
New Richmond 1.70
Wisconsin 3.06
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 588

in New Richmond

1 in 327

in Wisconsin
New Richmond VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 8,821
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 2 1 1 11
Rate per 1,000 0.23 0.11 0.11 1.25
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
New Richmond 22.11
Wisconsin 19.74
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 45

in New Richmond

1 in 51

in Wisconsin
New Richmond Property CRIMES
Population: 8,821
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 20 170 5
Rate per 1,000 2.27 19.27 0.57
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

New Richmond Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
New Richmond 22
Wisconsin 21

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