Woodward, IA
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With a crime rate for both violent and property crime combined of 7 per 1,000 residents, the crime rate in Woodward is one of the lower rates in America among communities of all sizes (lower than 82% of America's communities). One's chance of becoming a victim of crime in Woodward is one in 137. Compared to communities within Iowa, Woodward‘s crime rate is lower than nearly 59% of the state's cities and towns.

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

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that Woodward's violent crime rate is 1 per one thousand inhabitants, which is about average for all communities in America, across all population sizes. Violent crimes that are tracked and included in this rate are armed robbery, aggravated assault, rape (not statutory), and murder and non-negligent manslaughter. Roughly similar to the national average, our analysis shows that your chance of becoming a victim of violent crime in Woodward is one in 752.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis of property crime reveals that the property crime rate in Woodward 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 Woodward than in most communities in America. Your chance of becoming a victim of property crime if you live here? Just one in 167.

Woodward Crime Data

 
Crime Index

82

(100 is safest)


Safer than 82% of U.S. Cities

Woodward Annual Crimes
  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

2

9

11

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.33

5.99

7.32

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Woodward 1.33
Iowa 2.86
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 752

in Woodward

1 in 350

in Iowa
Woodward VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 1,503
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
Woodward 5.99
Iowa 20.47
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 167

in Woodward

1 in 49

in Iowa
Woodward Property CRIMES
Population: 1,503
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

Woodward Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Woodward 4
Iowa 15

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