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Total crime 9%
Violent crime 0%
Property crime 11%
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Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleFertile/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,564 (estimate)2,0022,346
Murdern/an/an/a3.56.5
Rapen/an/an/a40.738.4
Robberyn/an/an/a29.873.9
Assaultn/an/an/a229.4279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)389 (estimate)304388
Burglaryn/an/an/a371.1314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,130.11,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a197.1246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,175 (estimate)1,6981,958

Key findings

  • Fertile crime rates are 9% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Fertile are equal to the national average
  • In Fertile you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Fertile is safer than 28% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Fertile has not changed

Fertile crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Fertile (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Fertile

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Fertile is 1 in 257
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Fertile is 1 in 46
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Fertile is 1 in 40

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

      Fertile police department

      ItemFertileIowaNational
      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Forest City, IA4,043374299673
      Northwood, IA1,931132740872
      Manly, IA1,551142793935
      Lake Mills, IA2,027142796938
      Garner, IA3,091145812958
      Ventura, IA7371841,0271,211
      Hanlontown, IA2113662,0462,412
      Fertile, IA3463892,1752,564

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rosston, AR3461,0123,9364,949
      Sammons Point, IL3465612,0512,612
      McHenry, KY3463842,6373,020
      Taneyville, MO3467623,5524,314
      Ekalaka, MT3466102,7553,365
      Fertile, IA3463892,1752,564
      Source: The Fertile, IA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.