Appleton Makes the #5 in Wisconsin Safest Cities
Appleton is #5 in Wisconsin Safest Cities List
Wisconsin is home to 9 of the 500 safest cities in the country. Within the state, the 25 safest cities range from a safety score high of 89.32 to a low of 60.92. Twenty two of the those cities have safety rankings all above 70, which gives the state an average safety score higher than most other states. Many of the cities here have seen a decline in property crime rates as well.
Factors for the evaluation of the safest city include violent crimes, property crimes, citizen to officer ratio, violent crime trend and property crime trend.