Niagara, WI
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Niagara, 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

Niagara has an overall crime rate of 15 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 Niagara is 1 in 66. How does Niagara fare compared to other communities in Wisconsin of all population sizes? Niagara's crime rate is lower than approximately 35% of Wisconsin communities.

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

For Niagara, 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 Niagara than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1587, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Niagara; 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.

Niagara Crime Data


Crime Index


(100 is safest)

Safer than 50% of U.S. Cities

Niagara Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes




Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)




Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Niagara 0.63
Wisconsin 3.06

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,587

in Niagara

1 in 327

in Wisconsin


Population: 1,587
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 1 * 0 0
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.63 0.00 0.00
* Rape figures for this city adjusted from legacy to current definition based on FBI guidelines.


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)

Niagara 14.49
Wisconsin 19.74

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 69

in Niagara

1 in 51

in Wisconsin

Niagara Property CRIMES

Population: 1,587
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 2 20 1
Rate per 1,000 1.26 12.60 0.63

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

Niagara Crimes Per Square Mile

Niagara 8
Wisconsin 21

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