Plymouth, WI
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The crime rate in Plymouth is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 19 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 Plymouth is 1 in 52. Based on FBI crime data, Plymouth is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Wisconsin, Plymouth has a crime rate that is higher than 75% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

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

For Plymouth, 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 Plymouth than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1063, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

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 Plymouth 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 Plymouth's rate for property crime is 18 per one thousand population. This makes Plymouth 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 Plymouth is one in 55.

Plymouth Crime Data

 
Crime Index

38

(100 is safest)


Safer than 38% of U.S. Cities

Plymouth Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8

155

163

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.94

18.22

19.17

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Plymouth 0.94
Wisconsin 3.06
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,063

in Plymouth

1 in 327

in Wisconsin
Plymouth VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 8,505
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 1 3 * 2 2
Rate per 1,000 0.12 0.35 0.24 0.24
* Rape figures for this city adjusted from legacy to current definition based on FBI guidelines.
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
Plymouth 18.22
Wisconsin 19.74
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 55

in Plymouth

1 in 51

in Wisconsin
Plymouth Property CRIMES
Population: 8,505
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 7 145 3
Rate per 1,000 0.82 17.05 0.35
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

Plymouth Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Plymouth 30
Wisconsin 21