Tama, IA
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Tama, 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

Tama is safer than the majority of cities, towns, and villages in America (71%) and also has a lower crime rate than 40% of the communities in Iowa, according to NeighborhoodScout's analysis of FBI crime data. How risky is that? Your chance of becoming a victim in Tama is one in 101 based on the total crime rate (violent and property crimes, combined). In America overall, your chance of becoming a victim of crime is 1 in 35.

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

From our analysis, we discovered that violent crime in Tama 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 Tama; such as armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape or murder; is 1 in 403. This equates to a rate of 2 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Tama 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 Tama than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 134.

Tama Crime Data

 

Crime Index

71

(100 is safest)


Safer than 71% of U.S. Cities

Tama Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

7

21

28

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.48

7.45

9.93

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Tama 2.48
Iowa 2.86

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 403

in Tama

1 in 350

in Iowa

Tama VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 2,819
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
Tama 7.45
Iowa 20.47

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 134

in Tama

1 in 49

in Iowa

Tama Property CRIMES

Population: 2,819
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

Tama Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Tama 8
Iowa 15

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