South Sioux City, NE
Crime Rates




Safest

Safest South Sioux City neighborhoods




South Sioux City, NE crime analytics


The crime rate in South Sioux City is considerably higher than the national average across all communities in America from the largest to the smallest, although at 35 crimes per one thousand residents, it is not among the communities with the very highest crime rate. The chance of becoming a victim of either violent or property crime in South Sioux City is 1 in 29. Based on FBI crime data, South Sioux City is not one of the safest communities in America. Relative to Nebraska, South Sioux City has a crime rate that is higher than 96% of the state's cities and towns of all sizes.

Importantly, when you compare South Sioux City to other communities of similar population, then South Sioux City crime rate (violent and property crimes combined) is quite a bit higher than average. Regardless of how South Sioux City does relative to all communities in America of all sizes, when NeighborhoodScout compared it to communities of similar population size, its crime rate per thousand residents stands out as higher than most.

Now let us turn to take a look at how South Sioux City 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 South Sioux City.

NeighborhoodScout's research shows that South Sioux City'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 South Sioux City is one in 740.

NeighborhoodScout's analysis also reveals that South Sioux City's rate for property crime is 34 per one thousand population. This makes South Sioux City a place where there is an above average chance of becoming a victim of a property crime, when compared to all other communities in America of all population sizes. Property crimes are motor vehicle theft, arson, larceny, and burglary. Your chance of becoming a victim of any of these crimes in South Sioux City is one in 30.

South Sioux City Crime Data

 

Crime Index

15

(100 is safest)


Safer than 15% of U.S. Cities

South Sioux City Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

18

447

465

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

1.35

33.56

34.91

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
South Sioux City 1.35
Nebraska 2.75

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 740

in South Sioux City

1 in 364

in Nebraska

South Sioux City VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 13,319
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 0 0 2 16
Rate per 1,000 0.00 0.00 0.15 1.20

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
South Sioux City 33.56
Nebraska 22.41

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 30

in South Sioux City

1 in 45

in Nebraska

South Sioux City Property CRIMES

Population: 13,319
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 17 399 31
Rate per 1,000 1.28 29.96 2.33

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

South Sioux City Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
South Sioux City 78
Nebraska 18

Popular Neighborhoods in South Sioux City

Zip Codes in South Sioux City, NE