Richfield, WI crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2020 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2021 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2021 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 about Scout's Crime Data

Richfield's overall rate of crime is sufficiently low that NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows the village to be one of the safest in both Wisconsin and the nation. Richfield's crime rate is just 2 per 1,000 people, which means that a person's chance of becoming a victim in Richfield is one in 510.

Additionally, NeighborhoodScout analyzed all cities and towns in America with a similar population size to Richfield, and we found that the crime rate in Richfield is one of the lowest in the nation for its size. This means Richfield is one of the safest places in America in which to live for its size, a very important finding.

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

For Richfield, 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 Richfield than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 10000, which is a violent crime rate of 0 per one thousand inhabitants.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Richfield compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Richfield is just 2 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Richfield is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Richfield Crime Data

 

Crime Index

95

(100 is safest)


Safer than 95% of U.S. Cities

Richfield Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

22

23

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.09

1.87

1.96

Violent Crime

Violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

20 15 10 5 0
0.09
3.2
National Median: 4
    Richfield
    Wisconsin

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 10,000

in Richfield

1 in 312

in Wisconsin

Richfield VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 11,739
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 21,570 126,430 243,600 921,505
Rate per 1,000 0.07 0.38 0.73 2.78

Property Crime

Property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

100 75 50 25 0
1.87
14.7
National Median: 19
    Richfield
    Wisconsin

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 534

in Richfield

1 in 68

in Wisconsin

Richfield Property CRIMES

Population: 11,739
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 331,449,281
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,035,314 4,606,324 810,400
Rate per 1,000 3.12 13.90 2.45

Richfield Crimes Per Square Mile

200 150 100 50 0
1
17
National Median: 26.9
    Richfield
    Wisconsin

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Zip Codes in Richfield, WI