Iowa
Crime




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Crime Rates for Iowa

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

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

Iowa Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

8,936

63,957

72,893

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.86

20.47

23.33

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Iowa 2.86

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 350

in Iowa

Iowa VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 3,123,899
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 72 1,156 1,047 6,661
Rate per 1,000 0.02 0.37 0.34 2.13

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
Iowa 20.47

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 49

in Iowa

Iowa Property CRIMES

Population: 3,123,899
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 14,892 44,723 4,342
Rate per 1,000 4.77 14.32 1.39

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

Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Iowa 15