Reported Annual Crime In Waseca

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWaseca/100k peopleMinnesota/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime197n/a (estimate)2,2092,2142,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWaseca/100k peopleMinnesota/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.01.95.0
Rape2n/a22.443.942.6
Robbery0n/a0.052.586.2
Assault5n/a56.1122.2246.8
Violent crime7n/a (estimate)78220381
Burglary32n/a358.8288.4376.0
Theft153n/a1,715.61,524.81,594.6
Vehicle theft5n/a56.1180.5228.9
Property crime190n/a (estimate)2,1311,9942,200
The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Waseca, MN for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Waseca, MN is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Waseca, MN crime rates are equal to in comparison to the Minnesota mean and are 14% lower than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Waseca, MN has a rate that is 64% lower than the Minnesota average; compared to the United States, it is 79% lower than. Looking at crimes involving property, Waseca, MN is 7% higher than its state's mean, and 3% lower than the country's average.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Waseca is 14% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.05 daily crimes that occur in Waseca.
  • Waseca is safer than 62% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Waseca you have a 1 in 46 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Waseca has increased by 5%.

Compare Waseca, MN Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Waseca (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Waseca, MN per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for Minnesota and on a national scale. In Waseca, MN the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 1.00 times less than the Minnesota average and 1.17 times less than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Waseca, MN is 2.81 times less than the Minnesota average and 4.85 times less than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Waseca, MN has a constant daily crime rate that is 1.07 times more than the Minnesota average and 1.03 times less than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is Waseca (higher is better)

How safe is Waseca, MN compared to other cities in Minnesota and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Waseca, MN is safer than 41% of the cities in Minnesota and 62% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Minnesota and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Waseca, MN. Overall, Waseca, MN is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Waseca

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Waseca is 1 in 1275
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Waseca is 1 in 47
The chance of being a victim of crime in Waseca is 1 in 46
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Waseca, MN? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Waseca, MN your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 1275. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 47 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Waseca, MN is 1 in 46.

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

The year over year crime rate for Waseca, MN is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Waseca, MN has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 40% in Waseca, MN, while property crimes in Waseca, MN have increased by 8%. Crimes in total for Waseca, MN have increased by 5% year over year.

Waseca police department

ItemWasecaMinnesotaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)157,759558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.61.83.3
There are a total of 15 Waseca police officers. This results in 1.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 12.7% less than the Minnesota average and 51.6% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Minnesota

StateTotal offendersMinnesota /100KNational /100K
Minnesota3367222
There are a total of 336 sex offenders in Minnesota. This yields a total of 7 sex offenders in Minnesota per 100,000 residents which is 97% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
New Richland, MN1,1950929929
Medford, MN1,38899899998
Waterville, MN1,9451619111,072
Janesville, MN2,6742669741,239
Owatonna, MN25,5801011,6961,796
Faribault, MN23,5303231,7772,100
Warsaw, MN7212121,9202,132
Waseca, MN9,267782,1312,209

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI9,265669871,053
Ecorse, MI9,2701,0453,2014,247
Grants, NM9,2632121,5031,715
Augusta, KS9,2621923,4523,643
Monmouth, IL9,2723432,3452,687
Waseca, MN9,267782,1312,209
Source: The Waseca, MN crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.
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