Rice Lake, WI
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Rice Lake, 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

The crime rate in Rice Lake is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 29 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 Rice Lake is 1 in 35. Based on FBI crime data, Rice Lake is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Wisconsin, Rice Lake has a crime rate that is higher than 91% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Rice Lake to other communities of similar population, then Rice Lake crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Rice Lake 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 Rice Lake 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 Rice Lake.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Rice Lake occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Rice Lake; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 494. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Rice Lake's rate for property crime is 27 per one thousand population. This makes Rice Lake 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 Rice Lake is one in 37.

Rice Lake Crime Data

 

Crime Index

20

(100 is safest)


Safer than 20% of U.S. Cities

Rice Lake Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

17

226

243

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.03

26.93

28.96

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Rice Lake 2.03
Wisconsin 3.06

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 494

in Rice Lake

1 in 327

in Wisconsin

Rice Lake VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 8,391
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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
Rice Lake 26.93
Wisconsin 19.74

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 37

in Rice Lake

1 in 51

in Wisconsin

Rice Lake Property CRIMES

Population: 8,391
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

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

Rice Lake Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Rice Lake 25
Wisconsin 21

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