Is Des Moines, IA safe?

Is Des Moines safe? Listed below are the safest neighborhoods in Des Moines for 2021. Rankings are based on total crimes per 100,000 people for each neighborhood when compared to the Des Moines average. Total crimes include both violent crimes (murder, rape, robbery, assault) and property crimes (burglary, theft, vehicle theft). Total crimes include crime data provided by local law enforcement agencies and if not available, could also include estimates based on various demographic data.

Population 1,009
-68%
Number of Crimes 1,544 crimes / 100k people
68% less crime than Des Moines
Population 2,576
-60%
Number of Crimes 1,921 crimes / 100k people
60% less crime than Des Moines
Population 1,088
-60%
Number of Crimes 1,921 crimes / 100k people
60% less crime than Des Moines
Population 400
-60%
Number of Crimes 1,921 crimes / 100k people
60% less crime than Des Moines
Population 6,844
-58%
Number of Crimes 2,002 crimes / 100k people
58% less crime than Des Moines
Population 798
-52%
Number of Crimes 2,327 crimes / 100k people
52% less crime than Des Moines
Population 5,761
-50%
Number of Crimes 2,398 crimes / 100k people
50% less crime than Des Moines
Population 2,740
-44%
Number of Crimes 2,692 crimes / 100k people
44% less crime than Des Moines
Population 741
-41%
Number of Crimes 2,828 crimes / 100k people
41% less crime than Des Moines
Population 5,829
-38%
Number of Crimes 2,991 crimes / 100k people
38% less crime than Des Moines
Population 4,605
-36%
Number of Crimes 3,089 crimes / 100k people
36% less crime than Des Moines
Population 1,504
-30%
Number of Crimes 3,381 crimes / 100k people
30% less crime than Des Moines
Population 1,710
-29%
Number of Crimes 3,402 crimes / 100k people
29% less crime than Des Moines
Population 441
-26%
Number of Crimes 3,532 crimes / 100k people
26% less crime than Des Moines
Population 10,972
-10%
Number of Crimes 4,307 crimes / 100k people
10% less crime than Des Moines
Population 2,303
-10%
Number of Crimes 4,327 crimes / 100k people
10% less crime than Des Moines
Population 3,214
-6%
Number of Crimes 4,526 crimes / 100k people
6% less crime than Des Moines
Population 231
0%
Number of Crimes 4,824 crimes / 100k people
equal to Des Moines
Population 332
4%
Number of Crimes 5,003 crimes / 100k people
4% more crime than Des Moines
Population 6,552
6%
Number of Crimes 5,104 crimes / 100k people
6% more crime than Des Moines