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Total crime 7%
Violent crime 2%
Property crime 9%
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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 peopleBadger/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,508 (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)381 (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)2,127 (estimate)1,6981,958

Key findings

  • Badger crime rates are 7% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Badger are 2% lower than the national average
  • In Badger you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Badger is safer than 29% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Badger has not changed

Badger crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Badger (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Badger

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Badger is 1 in 263
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Badger is 1 in 48
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Badger is 1 in 40

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

      Badger police department

      ItemBadgerIowaNational
      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.

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      Humboldt, IA4,60222896918
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      Clare, IA2213892,1712,560
      Otho, IA4934082,2802,688
      Badger, IA4873812,1272,508

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      Union, IA4874292,3952,824
      Fredonia, KY4873202,1982,517
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      Badger, IA4873812,1272,508
      Source: The Badger, 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.