Estherville, IA
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Estherville, IA crime analytics


Estherville has an overall crime rate of 14 per 1,000 residents, making the crime rate here near the average for all cities and towns of all sizes in America. According to our analysis of FBI crime data, your chance of becoming a victim of crime in Estherville is 1 in 72. How does Estherville fare compared to other communities in Iowa of all population sizes? Estherville's crime rate is lower than approximately 26% of Iowa communities.

However, compared to other communities of similar population size, Estherville has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Estherville is actually safer than most according to NeighborhoodScout's exclusive analysis of FBI crime data.

Now let us turn to take a look at how Estherville 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 Estherville.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Estherville occurs at a rate higher than in most communities of all population sizes in America. The chance that a person will become a victim of a violent crime in Estherville; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 376. This equates to a rate of 3 per one thousand inhabitants.

Moreover, the rate of property crime in Estherville; burglary, larceny ($50 or more), grand theft auto, and arson; is 11 per 1,000 residents. This is about average for all cities and towns in America of all population sizes.

Estherville Crime Data

 
Crime Index

54

(100 is safest)


Safer than 54% of U.S. Cities

Estherville Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

16

67

83

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.66

11.15

13.81

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Estherville 2.66
Iowa 2.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 376

in Estherville

1 in 350

in Iowa
Estherville VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 6,011
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 3 0 13
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.50 0.00 2.16
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
Estherville 11.15
Iowa 20.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 90

in Estherville

1 in 49

in Iowa
Estherville Property CRIMES
Population: 6,011
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 16 48 3
Rate per 1,000 2.66 7.99 0.50
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

Estherville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Estherville 16
Iowa 15