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65%
Total crime NAT. AVG.
61%
Violent crime NAT. AVG.
65%
Property crime NAT. AVG.
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2022 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2023; this is the most current data available.
Clarion crime rates are not available from the FBI crime report. The FBI's uniform crime reporting program (UCR), gathers data from more than 18,000 law enforcement agencies. The agencies include city, university, college, county, state, tribal and federal law enforcement agencies. When combined, they represent approximately 309 million American residents, or a 98% coverage rate of large metropolitan areas. This does result in approximately 20 million people who live in areas where the FBI does not provide crime reports. These areas tend to be smaller towns, villages or suburbs. Given that Clarion crime stats are not covered by the FBI crime reports, either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are calculated based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita, poverty rates, unemployment rates, educational achievement and population density. The Clarion crime estimates should be used at your own risk. Please be aware that the data displayed above is estimated and not officially reported by any agency. The Clarion crime map can also be used to view a visual display of crimes committed on a block group level.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleClarion/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)823 (estimate)1,6182,324
Murdern/an/an/a1.76.3
Rapen/an/an/a42.540.0
Robberyn/an/an/a21.666.1
Assaultn/an/an/a220.7268.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)146 (estimate)287370
Burglaryn/an/an/a218.6269.8
Theftn/an/an/a965.41,401.9
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a147.4282.7
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)678 (estimate)1,3321,954

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The Clarion crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Clarion as reported by the local law enforcement agencies. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Clarion crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level. Please note that the red areas on the Clarion crime map does not always indicate that it is a dangerous area for its residents. Areas on the heat map could be inflated if they are located in high traffic areas like airports, sports centers or large parks. Other areas on the heat map could see increased crime rates if they are located in major tourist areas like the downtown core.
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Crime Quick Facts

  • Clarion crime rates are 65% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Clarion are 61% lower than the national average
  • In Clarion you have a 1 in 122 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Clarion is safer than 70% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Clarion has increased by 57%

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        Daily Crime In Clarion (per 100,000 people)

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        Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Clarion

        The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Clarion is 1 in 688
        The chance of being a victim of property crime in Clarion is 1 in 148
        The chance of being a victim of crime in Clarion is 1 in 122

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

        Clarion police department

        Item Clarion Iowa National
        Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)73,827558,732
        Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.51.83.3
        There are a total of 7 Clarion police officers. This results in 2.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 37.5% greater than the Iowa average and 23.8% less than the National average.

        Sex offenders in Iowa

        State Total offenders Iowa /100K National /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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        Belmond, IA2,419141658799
        Eagle Grove, IA3,4101848551,038
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        Woolstock, IA2173711,7272,098
        Galt, IA353731,7392,113
        Renwick, IA2493901,8142,204
        Clarion, IA2,726146678823

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        Clarion, IA2,726146678823
        Source: The Clarion, IA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2022. 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.