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Total crime 11%
Violent crime 2%
Property crime 13%
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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 peopleGalt/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,614 (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)397 (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)2,217 (estimate)1,6981,958

Key findings

  • Galt crime rates are 11% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Galt are 2% higher than the national average
  • In Galt you have a 1 in 39 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Galt is safer than 27% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Galt has not changed

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

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      Daily Crime In Galt (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Galt

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Galt is 1 in 252
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Galt is 1 in 46
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Galt is 1 in 39

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

      Galt police department

      ItemGaltIowaNational
      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

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      Clarion, IA2,783260557816
      Belmond, IA2,686150839989
      Blairsburg, IA1283912,1822,573
      Alden, IA7693942,2002,594
      Woolstock, IA1633942,2012,595
      Coulter, IA2144142,3122,726
      Williams, IA4684222,3552,777
      Galt, IA633972,2172,614

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Haswell, CO636844,5805,263
      Saddle Ridge, CO631711,1451,316
      Bassett, IA634452,4852,930
      Belle Prairie City, IL635632,0602,623
      Chautauqua, KS636873,5544,240
      Galt, IA633972,2172,614
      Source: The Galt, 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.