Albia, IA
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Albia, IA crime analytics

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

The crime rate in Albia is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 19 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in Albia is 1 in 54. Based on FBI crime data, Albia is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Iowa, Albia has a crime rate that is higher than 83% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare Albia to other communities of similar population, then Albia crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how Albia does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Albia does for violent crimes specifically, and then how it does for property crimes. This is important because the overall crime rate can be further illuminated by understanding if violent crime or property crimes (or both) are the major contributors to the general rate of crime in Albia.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Albia's violent crime rate is 2 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Albia is one in 638.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that Albia's rate for property crime is 17 per one thousand population. This makes Albia a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in Albia is one in 59.

Albia Crime Data

 

Crime Index

40

(100 is safest)


Safer than 40% of U.S. Cities

Albia Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

6

65

71

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.57

16.98

18.54

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Albia 1.57
Iowa 2.86

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 638

in Albia

1 in 350

in Iowa

Albia VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 3,829
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 6
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.57

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Albia 16.98
Iowa 20.47

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 59

in Albia

1 in 49

in Iowa

Albia Property CRIMES

Population: 3,829
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 19 40 6
Rate per 1,000 4.96 10.45 1.57

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Albia Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Albia 22
Iowa 15

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