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Total crime 6%
Violent crime 7%
Property crime 8%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
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)2,641 (estimate)2,0002,489
Murdern/an/an/a1.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a36.942.6
Robberyn/an/an/a27.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a200.4250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)352 (estimate)267379
Burglaryn/an/an/a371.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,199.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a163.0219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,288 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Andover crime rates are 6% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Andover are 7% lower than the national average
  • In Andover you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Andover is safer than 30% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Andover has increased by 3%

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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 284
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Andover is 1 in 44
      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Preston, IA1,037111720830
      Mount Carroll, IL1,5651928701,062
      Camanche, IA4,3681781,1561,334
      Fulton, IL3,4551501,8021,952
      Morrison, IL3,9924721,5902,062
      DeWitt, IA5,2641552,0182,173
      Springbrook, IA1373041,9722,276
      Andover, IA1133522,2882,641

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Williamson, IA1134062,6363,042
      Ohlman, IL1136032,7373,340
      Mayfield, KS1135473,0773,624
      Fulton, KS1136013,3833,984
      Bell Center, WI1133831,9242,307
      Andover, IA1133522,2882,641
      Source: The Andover, IA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.