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Total crime 44%
Violent crime 31%
Property crime 46%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAlbia/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime55n/a (estimate)1,4521,9422,580
Murder0n/a0.01.75.0
Rape1n/a26.430.942.6
Robbery1n/a26.429.586.2
Assault8n/a211.2187.9246.8
Violent crime10n/a (estimate)264250381
Burglary9n/a237.7352.6376.0
Theft34n/a897.81,190.41,594.6
Vehicle theft2n/a52.8148.5228.9
Property crime45n/a (estimate)1,1881,6922,200

Key findings

  • Albia crime rates are 44% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Albia are 31% lower than the national average
  • In Albia you have a 1 in 69 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Albia is safer than 50% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Albia has increased by 19%

Albia crime map

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The Albia crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Albia as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Albia crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Albia (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Albia, IA per 100,000 people. In Albia, the total number of daily crimes is 1.34 times less than the Iowa average and 1.78 times less than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Albia is 1.06 times more than the Iowa average and 1.44 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Albia has a daily crime rate that is 1.42 times less than the Iowa average and 1.85 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Albia (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Albia, Iowa compared to other areas of Iowa, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Albia safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Albia is safer than 60% of Iowa cities, and 50% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Iowa, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Albia. At this time, Albia sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Albia

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Albia is 1 in 379
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Albia is 1 in 85
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Albia is 1 in 69
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Albia? In Albia, IA you have a 1 in 379 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 85 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 69 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Albia.

      Year Over Year Crime In Albia (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Albia is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Albia has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 154% in Albia, while property crimes in Albia have increased by 6%. Total crime has increased by 19% year over year.

      Albia police department

      ItemAlbiaIowaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)73,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.81.83.3
      There are a total of 7 Albia police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 1.7% greater than the Iowa average and 43.6% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Iowa

      StateTotal offendersIowa /100KNational /100K
      Iowa6,040205266
      There are a total of 6,040 sex offenders in Iowa. This yields a total of 205 sex offenders in Iowa per 100,000 residents which is 23% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Eddyville, IA1,207115781896
      Unionville, IA782941,9922,286
      Melrose, IA1533392,2972,637
      Moravia, IA7923502,3662,715
      Chillicothe, IA973552,4022,757
      Blakesburg, IA3023602,4382,798
      Lovilia, IA6003732,5282,901
      Albia, IA3,7952641,1881,452

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Jackson, LA3,7954102,4962,906
      Holden Heights, FL3,7951921,1381,330
      Broadway, VA3,79526230256
      Lancaster, WI3,7963771,0491,426
      Highland Acres, DE3,7921891,0331,222
      Albia, IA3,7952641,1881,452
      Source: The Albia, IA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.