Oconto, WI
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The crime rate in Oconto is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 34 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 Oconto is 1 in 29. Based on FBI crime data, Oconto is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Wisconsin, Oconto has a crime rate that is higher than 93% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Oconto to other communities of similar population, then Oconto crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Oconto does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Oconto 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 Oconto.

For Oconto, 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 Oconto than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 4476, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Oconto's rate for property crime is 34 per one thousand population. This makes Oconto 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 Oconto is one in 29.

Oconto Crime Data

 
Crime Index

15

(100 is safest)


Safer than 15% of U.S. Cities

Oconto Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

152

153

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.22

33.96

34.18

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Oconto 0.22
Wisconsin 3.06
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 4,476

in Oconto

1 in 327

in Wisconsin
Oconto VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 4,476
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 1
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.22
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
Oconto 33.96
Wisconsin 19.74
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 29

in Oconto

1 in 51

in Wisconsin
Oconto Property CRIMES
Population: 4,476
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 16 134 2
Rate per 1,000 3.57 29.94 0.45
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

Oconto Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Oconto 21
Wisconsin 21

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