Sloan, IA
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Sloan, 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

Sloan's overall rate of crime is sufficiently low that NeighborhoodScout's analysis shows the city to be one of the safest in the nation among cities and towns of all sizes, although not one of the very lowest in Iowa (15% of the state's communities have a lower crime rate). Overall a very safe city, Sloan's crime rate is just 4 per 1,000 people, which means that a person's chance of becoming a victim in Sloan is one in 245.

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

For Sloan, NeighborhoodScout found that the violent crime rate is well below the national average for all communities of all population sizes. Violent crimes such as assault, rape, murder and armed robbery happen less often in Sloan than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 979, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

Furthermore, our research shows that motor vehicle theft, arson, burglary, and larceny are not very common in Sloan compared to most US cities and towns. In fact, the rate of these property crimes in Sloan is just 3 per one thousand people, far below the national average. Based on this rate, Sloan is one of the safer communities in America with regard to incidences of property crime.

Sloan Crime Data

 

Crime Index

94

(100 is safest)


Safer than 94% of U.S. Cities

Sloan Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

3

4

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.02

3.06

4.09

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Sloan 1.02
Iowa 2.86

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 979

in Sloan

1 in 350

in Iowa

Sloan VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 979
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
Sloan 3.06
Iowa 20.47

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 326

in Sloan

1 in 49

in Iowa

Sloan Property CRIMES

Population: 979
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

Sloan Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Sloan 6
Iowa 15

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