Knoxville, IA
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With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 10 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Knoxville is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 68% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Knoxville is one in 95. Compared to communities within Iowa, Knoxville‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 36% of the state's cities and towns.

Compared to other communities of similar population size, Knoxville has a crime rate that is noticeably lower than the average. This means that for comparably sized cities all across America, Knoxville 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 Knoxville 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 Knoxville.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Knoxville 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 Knoxville; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 426. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Knoxville is below average to all cities and towns in the nation. This means that you are less likely to become a victim of arson, motor vehicle theft, larceny, or burglary in Knoxville than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 123.

Knoxville Crime Data

 
Crime Index

68

(100 is safest)


Safer than 68% of U.S. Cities

Knoxville Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

17

59

76

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.35

8.14

10.49

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Knoxville 2.35
Iowa 2.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 426

in Knoxville

1 in 350

in Iowa
Knoxville VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 7,248
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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
Knoxville 8.14
Iowa 20.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 123

in Knoxville

1 in 49

in Iowa
Knoxville Property CRIMES
Population: 7,248
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
Rate per 1,000 UNREPORTED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED
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

Knoxville Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Knoxville 16
Iowa 15

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