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Total crime 62%
Violent crime 65%
Property crime 61%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; 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 peopleBritt/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)890 (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)135 (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)755 (estimate)1,6981,958

Key findings

  • Britt crime rates are 62% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Britt are 65% lower than the national average
  • In Britt you have a 1 in 113 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Britt is safer than 72% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Britt has not changed

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      Daily Crime In Britt (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Britt

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Britt is 1 in 741
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Britt is 1 in 133
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Britt is 1 in 113

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

      Britt police department

      ItemBrittIowaNational
      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
      Forest City, IA4,043374299673
      Garner, IA3,091145812958
      Wesley, IA3333782,1092,487
      Corwith, IA2304202,3462,766
      Kanawha, IA7224232,3652,788
      Crystal Lake, IA2024262,3772,802
      Woden, IA2814432,4752,918
      Britt, IA1,919135755890

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Ogden, KS1,9192121,0991,312
      Hawley, MN1,91990452542
      Flora Vista, NM1,9192338501,082
      Ronan, MT1,9199343,0834,017
      Spinnerstown, PA1,92078328406
      Britt, IA1,919135755890
      Source: The Britt, 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.