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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGarden City/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)n/a (estimate)2,0002,489
Murdern/an/an/a1.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a36.942.6
Robberyn/an/an/a27.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a200.4250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)n/a (estimate)267379
Burglaryn/an/an/a371.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,199.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a163.0219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)n/a (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Garden City crime rates are equal to the national average
  • Violent crimes in Garden City are equal to the national average
  • In Garden City you have a chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Garden City is safer than 97% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Garden City has not changed

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      Year Over Year Crime In Garden City (per 100,000 people)

      Garden City police department

      ItemGarden CityIowaNational
      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.

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      Gilbert, IA1,18379513592
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      Zearing, IA5633182,0652,383
      McCallsburg, IA3253372,1912,528
      Hubbard, IA8913382,1932,530
      Garden City, IA99n/an/an/a

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      Lewis, WI994122,0672,479
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      Windmill, NM991,2874,8146,101
      Mason, WI994532,2752,729
      Elgin, KS996493,6534,302
      Garden City, IA99n/an/an/a
      Source: The Garden City, IA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.