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Total crime 64%
Violent crime 45%
Property crime 68%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBarron/100k peopleWisconsin/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime28n/a (estimate)8461,8092,346
Murder1n/a30.25.36.5
Rape1n/a30.234.638.4
Robbery0n/a0.052.873.9
Assault5n/a151.1230.6279.7
Violent crime7n/a (estimate)212323388
Burglary1n/a30.2218.5314.2
Theft17n/a513.91,106.11,398.0
Vehicle theft3n/a90.7161.0246.0
Property crime21n/a (estimate)6351,4861,958

Key findings

  • Barron crime rates are 64% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Barron are 45% lower than the national average
  • In Barron you have a 1 in 119 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Barron is safer than 63% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Barron has decreased by 20%

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      Daily Crime In Barron (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Barron

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Barron is 1 in 473
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Barron is 1 in 158
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Barron is 1 in 119

      Year Over Year Crime In Barron (per 100,000 people)

      Barron police department

      ItemBarronWisconsinNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)69,355558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.72.43.3
      There are a total of 6 Barron police officers. This results in 1.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 26.9% less than the Wisconsin average and 46.3% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Wisconsin

      StateTotal offendersWisconsin /100KNational /100K
      Wisconsin24,983456266
      There are a total of 24,983 sex offenders in Wisconsin. This yields a total of 456 sex offenders in Wisconsin per 100,000 residents which is 71% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Cumberland, WI2,336484895
      Chetek, WI2,228192240432
      Turtle Lake, WI1,064159732892
      Cameron, WI2,029167770938
      Turtle Lake CDP, WI3433301,5171,846
      Ridgeland, WI2554171,9182,335
      Prairie Farm, WI4734311,9812,412
      Barron, WI3,349212635846

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Islandia, NY3,349176681856
      Lakeland, GA3,3482901,4571,747
      Cuba, MO3,348304,0174,047
      Buzzards Bay, MA3,348159542701
      Meiners Oaks, CA3,3481909211,111
      Barron, WI3,349212635846
      Source: The Barron, WI crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.