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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 peopleBlakesburg/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,883 (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)385 (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)2,498 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

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

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

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      Daily Crime In Blakesburg (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Blakesburg

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Blakesburg is 1 in 260
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Blakesburg is 1 in 41
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Blakesburg is 1 in 35

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

      Blakesburg police department

      ItemBlakesburgIowaNational
      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
      Eddyville, IA1,207123800924
      Bloomfield, IA2,622148778926
      Albia, IA3,7953761,7182,094
      Unionville, IA783142,0412,355
      Udell, IA373642,3662,730
      Drakesville, IA1723662,3742,740
      Moravia, IA7923732,4242,798
      Blakesburg, IA3023852,4982,883

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Staley, NC3025223,3093,831
      Elgin, TN3028994,0094,908
      La Presa, TX3025813,3153,896
      Tilden, TX3025563,1703,725
      South Haven, KS3025953,3503,945
      Blakesburg, IA3023852,4982,883
      Source: The Blakesburg, 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.