New Hampton, IA
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New Hampton, 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

With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 12 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in New Hampton is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 62% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in New Hampton is one in 84. Compared to communities within Iowa, New Hampton‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 31% of the state's cities and towns.

How does the crime rate in New Hampton compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared New Hampton with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether New Hampton's crime rate is high or low compared to all places in the US, when we control for population size and compare it to places that are similar in size, it is near the middle of the pack in crime rate; not much more or less dangerous, and about what we would expect from the statistics.

Now let us turn to take a look at how New Hampton 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 New Hampton.

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in New Hampton 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 New Hampton; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 493. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in New Hampton 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 New Hampton than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 102.

New Hampton Crime Data

 

Crime Index

62

(100 is safest)


Safer than 62% of U.S. Cities

New Hampton Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

7

34

41

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.03

9.85

11.88

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
New Hampton 2.03
Iowa 2.86

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 493

in New Hampton

1 in 350

in Iowa

New Hampton VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 3,452
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 0 7
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.00 2.03

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
New Hampton 9.85
Iowa 20.47

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 102

in New Hampton

1 in 49

in Iowa

New Hampton Property CRIMES

Population: 3,452
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 10 24 0
Rate per 1,000 2.90 6.95 0.00

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

New Hampton Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
New Hampton 13
Iowa 15

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