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Total crime 2%
Violent crime 11%
Property crime 4%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAuburn/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,636 (estimate)1,9422,580
Murdern/an/an/a1.75.0
Rapen/an/an/a30.942.6
Robberyn/an/an/a29.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a187.9246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)339 (estimate)250381
Burglaryn/an/an/a352.6376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,190.41,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a148.5228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,296 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

  • Auburn crime rates are 2% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Auburn are 11% lower than the national average
  • In Auburn you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Auburn is safer than 32% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Auburn has decreased by 20%

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The Auburn crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Auburn 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 Auburn crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Auburn (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Auburn

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Auburn is 1 in 295
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Auburn is 1 in 44
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Auburn is 1 in 38

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

      Auburn police department

      ItemAuburnIowaNational
      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
      Lake View, IA1,00290610701
      Twin Lakes, IA186101684785
      Glidden, IA1,422108732840
      Lake City, IA1,759115777892
      Rockwell City, IA2,2121369221,058
      Sac City, IA2,1851441,1981,342
      Carroll, IA9,990201,6941,714
      Auburn, IA3023392,2962,636

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Halfway, OR3024014,0614,463
      Kensington, MN3023262,9563,282
      Montpelier, LA3028024,8815,683
      Malden-on-Hudson, NY3023561,4631,819
      South Haven, KS3026363,8144,449
      Auburn, IA3023392,2962,636
      Source: The Auburn, 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.