Reported Annual Crime In Delaware

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDelaware/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,992 (estimate)1,9422,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDelaware/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
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)256 (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)1,735 (estimate)1,6922,200

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The Delaware crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Delaware 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 Delaware crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Delaware is 23% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.46 daily crimes that occur in Delaware.
  • Delaware is safer than 40% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Delaware you have a 1 in 51 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Delaware has decreased by 18%.

Compare Delaware, IA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Delaware (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Delaware (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Delaware

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Delaware is 1 in 390
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Delaware is 1 in 58
The chance of being a victim of crime in Delaware is 1 in 51

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

Delaware police department

ItemDelawareIowaNational
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
Iowa5,765196222
There are a total of 5,765 sex offenders in Iowa. This yields a total of 196 sex offenders in Iowa per 100,000 residents which is 12% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Strawberry Point, IA1,357111749859
Dyersville, IA4,180142854996
Ryan, IA3642701,8272,097
New Vienna, IA3812761,8662,142
Worthington, IA4202841,9192,202
Delhi, IA4452851,9282,213
Luxemburg, IA2032962,0052,301
Delaware, IA1332561,7351,992

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Centerville, NC1334372,8833,320
Little Sioux, IA1333902,6403,030
Monterey, VA1332512,0892,340
West Middletown, PA1333641,7712,135
Huron, KS1336774,0604,737
Delaware, IA1332561,7351,992
Source: The Delaware, 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.
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