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Total crime 76%
Violent crime 79%
Property crime 76%
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. 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 peopleGilbert/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)592 (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)79 (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)513 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Gilbert crime rates are 76% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Gilbert are 79% lower than the national average
  • In Gilbert you have a 1 in 169 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Gilbert is safer than 84% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Gilbert has increased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Gilbert (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Gilbert

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Gilbert is 1 in 1266
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Gilbert is 1 in 195
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Gilbert is 1 in 169

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

      Gilbert police department

      ItemGilbertIowaNational
      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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      Roland, IA1,31291588678
      Jewell Junction, IA1,230106689796
      Huxley, IA3,474110716826
      Boone, IA12,6092891,1331,422
      Story City, IA3,4232081,2201,428
      Nevada, IA6,7964151,2601,676
      Ames, IA64,0731981,7161,914
      Gilbert, IA1,18379513592

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Newburg, WI1,18399498597
      Alma, NE1,183128870998
      Cedar Bluff, VA1,183100698798
      Mendon, UT1,18372666739
      Mitchell, IL1,1831988991,098
      Gilbert, IA1,18379513592
      Source: The Gilbert, 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.