Is Des Moines, IA safe?

Is Des Moines safe? Listed below are the safest neighborhoods in Des Moines for 2022. 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 1,459 crimes / 100k people
68% less crime than Des Moines
Population 2,576
-60%
Number of Crimes 1,843 crimes / 100k people
60% less crime than Des Moines
Population 1,088
-60%
Number of Crimes 1,843 crimes / 100k people
60% less crime than Des Moines
Population 400
-60%
Number of Crimes 1,843 crimes / 100k people
60% less crime than Des Moines
Population 6,844
-59%
Number of Crimes 1,897 crimes / 100k people
59% less crime than Des Moines
Population 798
-52%
Number of Crimes 2,232 crimes / 100k people
52% less crime than Des Moines
Population 5,761
-51%
Number of Crimes 2,265 crimes / 100k people
51% less crime than Des Moines
Population 2,740
-45%
Number of Crimes 2,539 crimes / 100k people
45% less crime than Des Moines
Population 741
-41%
Number of Crimes 2,712 crimes / 100k people
41% less crime than Des Moines
Population 5,829
-38%
Number of Crimes 2,836 crimes / 100k people
38% less crime than Des Moines