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Crime rate in Wauchula, Florida (FL): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


Crime rates in Wauchula by year

Type

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(22.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(19.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
2
(44.6)
3
(66.6)
1
(22.0)
2
(44.2)
7
(155.0)
3
(66.5)
1
(22.1)
3
(64.7)
1
(19.7)
1
(19.5)
0
(0.0)
3
(60.6)
3
(61.0)
3
(60.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
10
(218.9)
8
(178.2)
8
(177.6)
5
(110.1)
3
(66.3)
8
(177.1)
3
(66.5)
2
(44.2)
9
(194.0)
4
(78.9)
2
(39.0)
3
(61.0)
2
(40.4)
1
(20.3)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
15
(328.4)
36
(802.0)
19
(421.8)
37
(814.8)
30
(663.0)
24
(531.3)
17
(377.0)
12
(265.4)
21
(452.6)
16
(315.6)
8
(156.2)
17
(345.7)
9
(181.9)
12
(243.9)
16
(324.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
54
(1,182.1)
79
(1,759.9)
66
(1,465.4)
57
(1,255.2)
42
(928.2)
42
(929.8)
65
(1,441.6)
80
(1,769.1)
115
(2,478.4)
85
(1,676.9)
62
(1,210.5)
53
(1,077.7)
60
(1,212.6)
46
(935.0)
34
(688.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
132
(2,889.7)
170
(3,787.0)
132
(2,930.7)
131
(2,884.8)
152
(3,359.1)
160
(3,542.2)
101
(2,240.0)
131
(2,896.9)
101
(2,176.7)
123
(2,426.5)
94
(1,835.2)
97
(1,972.3)
118
(2,384.8)
81
(1,646.3)
80
(1,620.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
16
(350.3)
14
(311.9)
9
(199.8)
6
(132.1)
10
(221.0)
10
(221.4)
7
(155.2)
6
(132.7)
9
(194.0)
8
(157.8)
5
(97.6)
7
(142.3)
4
(80.8)
8
(162.6)
6
(121.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(43.8)
1
(22.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(21.6)
1
(19.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.5)354.0543.4422.3427.4404.9552.1351.5334.4476.5369.1224.5253.2283.8248.0236.2

City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes and violent crime more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Florida and other state lists there were 34 registered sex offenders living in Wauchula, Florida as of December 13, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Wauchula to the number of sex offenders is 149 to 1.


City-Data.com crime index in Wauchula, FL compared to other U.S. cities:

See how dangerous Wauchula, FL is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Wauchula:

236.2
Zolfo Springs:

160.4
Bowling Green:

215.0
Fort Meade:

392.3
Avon Park:

421.1
Frostproof:

464.2
Arcadia:

339.2
Sebring:

395.2
Bartow:

406.8

When are crimes committed in Wauchula, FL?

(Crimes per weekday per hour based on 398 crime reports from years 2011 to 2017)

Violent crime rate in 2016
Wauchula:

222.9
U.S. Average:

216.0

Violent crime rate in 2015
Wauchula:

193.1
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Wauchula:

171.8
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Wauchula:

203.3
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Wauchula:

117.1
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Wauchula:

256.5
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Wauchula:

387.9
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Wauchula:

176.9
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Wauchula:

288.3
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Wauchula:

553.5
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Wauchula:

408.8
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Wauchula:

484.5
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Wauchula:

362.5
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Wauchula:

529.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Wauchula:

270.8
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2016
Wauchula:

237.0
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Wauchula:

293.7
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Wauchula:

373.9
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Wauchula:

335.5
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Wauchula:

348.5
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Wauchula:

480.4
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Wauchula:

633.6
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Wauchula:

518.6
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Wauchula:

423.6
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Wauchula:

396.3
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Wauchula:

386.7
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Wauchula:

415.1
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Wauchula:

464.7
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Wauchula:

581.9
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Wauchula:

428.9
U.S. Average:

336.9

Murders per 100,000 population

Rapes per 100,000 population

Robberies per 100,000 population

Assaults per 100,000 population

Burglaries per 100,000 population

Thefts per 100,000 population

Auto thefts per 100,000 population

Arson per 100,000 population

City-data.com crime index

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 17 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.63
Florida average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 17 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.64
Florida average:

2.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 17 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.63
Florida average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 17 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.64
Florida average:

2.39

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 15 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.34
Florida average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 20 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.16
Florida average:

2.46

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 19 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.45
Florida average:

2.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 19 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.32
Florida average:

2.50

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 16 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.88
Florida average:

2.43

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 19 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.10
Florida average:

2.45

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 18 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.98
Florida average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 19 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.21
Florida average:

2.40

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 18 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.43
Florida average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 16 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.98
Florida average:

2.55


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Wauchula

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents)

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Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Civilians

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Zip codes: 33873.