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Crime rate in Waunakee, Wisconsin (WI): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Waunakee, WI compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Waunakee, WI

The 2018 crime rate in Waunakee, WI was 93 (City-Data.com crime index), which was 2.9 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 35.9% of U.S. cities. The 2018 Waunakee crime rate rose by 32% compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 1 - an increase of 1 compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Waunakee has seen an increase in violent crime and in property crime.
See how dangerous Waunakee, WI is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Waunakee:

93.4
Middleton:

127.5
DeForest:

75.4
Maple Bluff:

42.8
Shorewood Hills:

114.2
Madison:

245.0
Lodi:

24.5
Monona:

278.5
Cross Plains:

33.7
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Waunakee by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(10.0)
1
(9.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.8)
1
(8.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(15.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(21.6)
4
(28.6)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(9.6)
1
(9.2)
2
(17.6)
1
(8.6)
2
(16.8)
3
(24.7)
0
(0.0)
2
(15.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.2)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
4
(39.9)
2
(19.2)
5
(45.9)
2
(17.6)
10
(86.4)
7
(58.7)
9
(74.1)
3
(24.3)
6
(46.8)
12
(92.2)
3
(22.5)
12
(88.5)
10
(72.1)
15
(107.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
30
(299.0)
30
(288.5)
10
(91.8)
18
(158.7)
33
(285.2)
18
(151.0)
22
(181.1)
18
(146.0)
19
(148.1)
20
(153.6)
14
(105.2)
19
(140.2)
28
(201.9)
28
(200.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
84
(837.3)
100
(961.7)
141
(1,294)
152
(1,340)
75
(648.3)
95
(797.0)
92
(757.2)
94
(762.6)
115
(896.4)
71
(545.4)
60
(450.9)
55
(405.7)
49
(353.4)
55
(392.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
5
(49.8)
4
(38.5)
6
(55.1)
4
(35.3)
4
(34.6)
3
(25.2)
1
(8.2)
2
(16.2)
8
(62.4)
1
(7.7)
5
(37.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(14.4)
9
(64.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(7.8)
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 = 274.0)74.476.274.5101.075.561.265.846.977.751.632.943.763.393.4

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




According to our research of Wisconsin and other state lists, there were 16 registered sex offenders living in Waunakee, Wisconsin as of May 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Waunakee is 841 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Waunakee:

96.4
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Waunakee:

61.3
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Waunakee:

44.3
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Waunakee:

11.3
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Waunakee:

46.1
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Waunakee:

46.8
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Waunakee:

12.2
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Waunakee:

49.4
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Waunakee:

37.8
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Waunakee:

56.2
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Waunakee:

44.1
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Waunakee:

27.5
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Waunakee:

24.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Waunakee:

29.9
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Waunakee:

20.4
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Waunakee:

15.8
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Waunakee:

38.7
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Waunakee:

69.3
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Waunakee:

60.2
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Waunakee:

48.3
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Waunakee:

49.2
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Waunakee:

59.2
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Waunakee:

83.8
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Waunakee:

69.8
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Waunakee:

75.3
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Waunakee:

73.8
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Waunakee:

94.6
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Waunakee:

104.0
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Waunakee:

91.3
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Waunakee:

111.6
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Waunakee:

109.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Waunakee:

101.7
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Waunakee:

79.9
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Waunakee:

97.2
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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 21 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.36
Wisconsin average:

2.15

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 22 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.44
Wisconsin average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 21 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.40
Wisconsin average:

2.21

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 21 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.43
Wisconsin average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 20 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.38
Wisconsin average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 19 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.33
Wisconsin average:

2.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 20 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.46
Wisconsin average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 19 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.40
Wisconsin average:

2.22

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 19 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.43
Wisconsin average:

2.29

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 18 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.38
Wisconsin average:

2.30

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 19 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.50
Wisconsin average:

2.29

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 18 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.47
Wisconsin average:

2.26

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 18 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.78
Wisconsin average:

2.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 18 (16 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.78
Wisconsin average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 16 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.56
Wisconsin average:

2.33

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 16 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.56
Wisconsin average:

2.37

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Waunakee, WI
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 53597.