Walcott, IA
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With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 12 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Walcott is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 63% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Walcott is one in 86. Compared to communities within Iowa, Walcott‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 32% of the state's cities and towns.

How does the crime rate in Walcott compare to similar sized communities across America? When NeighborhoodScout compared Walcott with other communities its size, we found that the crime rate was near the average for all other communities of similar size. So, whether Walcott'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 Walcott 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 Walcott.

For Walcott, 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 Walcott than in most of America. One's chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime here is one in 1636, which is a violent crime rate of 1 per one thousand inhabitants.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Walcott 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 Walcott than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 91.

Walcott Crime Data

 
Crime Index

63

(100 is safest)


Safer than 63% of U.S. Cities

Walcott Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

1

18

19

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

0.61

11.00

11.61

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Walcott 0.61
Iowa 2.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 1,636

in Walcott

1 in 350

in Iowa
Walcott VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 1,636
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
Walcott 11.00
Iowa 20.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 91

in Walcott

1 in 49

in Iowa
Walcott Property CRIMES
Population: 1,636
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

Walcott Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Walcott 5
Iowa 15

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