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Total crime 6%
Violent crime 18%
Property crime 4%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDenmark/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,414 (estimate)1,9422,580
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)311 (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)2,103 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

  • Denmark crime rates are 6% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Denmark are 18% lower than the national average
  • In Denmark you have a 1 in 42 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Denmark is safer than 36% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Denmark has decreased by 20%

Denmark crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Denmark (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Denmark

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Denmark is 1 in 322
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Denmark is 1 in 48
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Denmark is 1 in 42

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

      Denmark police department

      ItemDenmarkIowaNational
      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
      Dallas City, IL1,233227341568
      West Point, IA1,02093630723
      Beaverdale, IA1,38597657754
      Danville, IA1,079103700803
      New London, IA1,945111751862
      Nauvoo, IL1,2921919141,105
      Houghton, IA1522651,7912,055
      Denmark, IA2993112,1032,414

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Backus, MN2993373,0533,390
      Frystown, PA2993991,9452,344
      Pinesburg, MD2996482,8103,459
      Rondo, AR2998794,7075,587
      South English, IA2993642,4602,824
      Denmark, IA2993112,1032,414
      Source: The Denmark, 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.