Total crime 9%
Violent crime 0%
Property crime 11%
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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 peopleClare/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,560 (estimate)2,0022,346
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)389 (estimate)304388
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a197.1246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,171 (estimate)1,6981,958

Key findings

  • Clare crime rates are 9% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Clare are equal to the national average
  • In Clare you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Clare is safer than 28% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Clare has not changed

Clare crime map

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      Daily Crime In Clare (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Clare

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Clare is 1 in 258
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Clare is 1 in 47
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Clare is 1 in 40

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

      Clare police department

      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
      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Manson, IA1,825136758894
      Humboldt, IA4,60222896918
      Rockwell City, IA2,2121669251,091
      Badger, IA4873812,1272,508
      Coalville, IA6093872,1592,545
      Dakota City, IA7133882,1702,558
      Otho, IA4934082,2802,688
      Clare, IA2213892,1712,560

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Paint Rock, AL2216683,1463,814
      Caryville, FL2216212,8593,479
      Santa Claus, GA2215132,5723,085
      Boxholm, IA2214322,4152,848
      Moorhead, IA2214142,3132,727
      Clare, IA2213892,1712,560
      Source: The Clare, 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.