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Total crime 72%
Violent crime 75%
Property crime 72%
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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 peopleDallas Center/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)645 (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)98 (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)547 (estimate)1,6981,958

Key findings

  • Dallas Center crime rates are 72% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Dallas Center are 75% lower than the national average
  • In Dallas Center you have a 1 in 155 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Dallas Center is safer than 81% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Dallas Center has not changed

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

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      Daily Crime In Dallas Center (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dallas Center

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dallas Center is 1 in 1021
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dallas Center is 1 in 183
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Dallas Center is 1 in 155

      Year Over Year Crime In Dallas Center (per 100,000 people)

      Dallas Center police department

      ItemDallas CenterIowaNational
      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Norwalk, IA9,94449106154
      Granger, IA1,46178433511
      Polk City, IA4,11558503561
      Van Meter, IA1,256103573675
      Earlham, IA1,523110612722
      De Soto, IA1,065113631744
      Cumming, IA415123686809
      Dallas Center, IA1,85198547645

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lebanon Junction, KY1,851101202303
      Lebanon Junction, KY1,8515151101
      Moorhead, MS1,8511561,1251,281
      Crandon, WI1,851336392727
      Bethlehem Village, CT1,85258496553
      Dallas Center, IA1,85198547645
      Source: The Dallas Center, 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.