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Total crime 5%
Violent crime 17%
Property crime 3%
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 peopleBoyden/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,441 (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)314 (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)2,127 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

  • Boyden crime rates are 5% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Boyden are 17% lower than the national average
  • In Boyden you have a 1 in 41 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Boyden is safer than 36% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Boyden has decreased by 18%

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

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      Daily Crime In Boyden (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Boyden

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Boyden is 1 in 319
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Boyden is 1 in 48
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Boyden is 1 in 41

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

      Boyden police department

      ItemBoydenIowaNational
      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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      Sioux Center, IA7,37026277304
      Rock Valley, IA3,623106264370
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      Alton, IA1,32594639733
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      George, IA1,007115779894
      Sibley, IA2,667125843968
      Boyden, IA7943142,1272,441

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      Bude, MS7943143,2203,533
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      Tonica, IL7945222,4973,019
      Pennville, IN7945753,2823,857
      Airport Drive, MO7944572,4092,866
      Boyden, IA7943142,1272,441
      Source: The Boyden, 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.