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Total crime 13%
Violent crime 3%
Property crime 14%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAndover/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,642 (estimate)2,0022,346
Murdern/an/an/a3.56.5
Rapen/an/an/a40.738.4
Robberyn/an/an/a29.873.9
Assaultn/an/an/a229.4279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)401 (estimate)304388
Burglaryn/an/an/a371.1314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,130.11,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a197.1246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,241 (estimate)1,6981,958

Key findings

  • Andover crime rates are 13% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Andover are 3% higher than the national average
  • In Andover you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Andover is safer than 26% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Andover has not changed

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      Daily Crime In Andover (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Andover

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Andover is 1 in 250
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Andover is 1 in 45
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Andover is 1 in 38

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

      Andover police department

      ItemAndoverIowaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a3,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a1.83.3

      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Preston, IA1,037126705831
      Mount Carroll, IL1,565201735936
      Camanche, IA4,368929871,079
      DeWitt, IA5,264971,5261,622
      Fulton, IL3,4551501,8021,952
      Morrison, IL3,9924721,5902,062
      Springbrook, IA1373461,9312,277
      Andover, IA1134012,2412,642

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Hunter, AR1138873,4484,334
      Nicasio, CA1131798641,043
      Sharpsburg, IA1134562,5473,003
      Williamson, IA1134622,5823,044
      Ohlman, IL1136322,3112,943
      Andover, IA1134012,2412,642
      Source: The Andover, IA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.