Shorewood, WI
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Shorewood has an overall crime rate of 18 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 Shorewood is 1 in 57. How does Shorewood fare compared to other communities in Wisconsin of all population sizes? Shorewood's crime rate is lower than approximately 28% of Wisconsin communities.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Shorewood's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Shorewood is one in 832.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Shorewood; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 16 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Shorewood Crime Data

 
Crime Index

43

(100 is safest)


Safer than 43% of U.S. Cities

Shorewood Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

16

217

233

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.20

16.30

17.50

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Shorewood 1.20
Wisconsin 3.06
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 832

in Shorewood

1 in 327

in Wisconsin
Shorewood VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 13,311
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 13 3
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.98 0.23
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
Shorewood 16.30
Wisconsin 19.74
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 61

in Shorewood

1 in 51

in Wisconsin
Shorewood Property CRIMES
Population: 13,311
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 31 171 15
Rate per 1,000 2.33 12.85 1.13
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

Shorewood Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Shorewood 146
Wisconsin 21