Reported Annual Crime In Elkhart

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleElkhart/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,636 (estimate)2,4192,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleElkhart/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a3.35.3
Rapen/an/an/a39.241.7
Robberyn/an/an/a39.898.0
Assaultn/an/an/a211.0248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)319 (estimate)293383
Burglaryn/an/an/a479.3430.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,468.61,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a177.4237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,317 (estimate)2,1252,362

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The Elkhart crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Elkhart as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Elkhart crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Elkhart is 4% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.22 daily crimes that occur in Elkhart.
  • Elkhart is safer than 38% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Elkhart you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Elkhart has increased by 12%.

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Daily Crime In Elkhart (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Elkhart

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Elkhart is 1 in 314
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Elkhart is 1 in 44
The chance of being a victim of crime in Elkhart is 1 in 38

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

Elkhart police department

ItemElkhartIowaNational
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
Polk City, IA4,115130455585
Prairie City, IA1,97358698757
Slater, IA1,61798710808
Saylorville, IA3,445104755859
Huxley, IA3,474121877998
Mitchellville, IA2,2711339631,096
Johnston, IA19,4911471,1091,256
Elkhart, IA8153192,3172,636

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Tatum, NM8150481481
Gaston, IN8155683,4394,006
Hennepin, IL8155112,3432,854
Spring Hill, PA8154452,3462,791
New Florence, PA8150153153
Elkhart, IA8153192,3172,636
Source: The Elkhart, IA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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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