The Fox Cities Region is widely recognized as a safe place to live and work. Farmers Insurance recently ranked Appleton #14 on its list of the nation’s most secure mid-sized cities to live in.
Fox Cities has a lower violent and property crime rating compared to the state and nation.
Source: FBI Uniform Crime Reporting 2016
Violent crime includes murder and non-negligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault.
Property crime includes burglary, larceny-theft, and motor vehicle theft.