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Total crime 16%
Violent crime 1%
Property crime 18%
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 peopleBirmingham/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,878 (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)384 (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)2,494 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Birmingham crime rates are 16% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Birmingham are 1% higher than the national average
  • In Birmingham you have a 1 in 35 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Birmingham is safer than 26% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Birmingham has increased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Birmingham (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Birmingham

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Birmingham is 1 in 261
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Birmingham is 1 in 41
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Birmingham is 1 in 35

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

      Birmingham police department

      ItemBirminghamIowaNational
      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
      Keosauqua, IA1,029112728840
      Maharishi Vedic City, IA5831761,1421,318
      Fairfield, IA9,9422931,9022,195
      Libertyville, IA3713302,1412,471
      Lockridge, IA2653662,3742,740
      Douds, IA863732,4222,795
      Batavia, IA6373822,4812,863
      Birmingham, IA5463842,4942,878

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Ashland, MS5463322,8353,166
      Flovilla, GA5464843,3733,857
      Shoshoni, WY5462812,0342,314
      De Witt, NE5464202,8423,261
      Richburg, NY5465802,2192,799
      Birmingham, IA5463842,4942,878
      Source: The Birmingham, 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.