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Total crime 70%
Violent crime 31%
Property crime 77%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGrundy Center/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime20n/a (estimate)7452,0002,489
Murder0n/a0.01.95.0
Rape2n/a74.536.942.6
Robbery0n/a0.027.481.6
Assault5n/a186.4200.4250.2
Violent crime7n/a (estimate)261267379
Burglary2n/a74.5371.1340.5
Theft6n/a223.61,199.61,549.5
Vehicle theft5n/a186.4163.0219.9
Property crime13n/a (estimate)4851,7342,110

Key findings

  • Grundy Center crime rates are 70% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Grundy Center are 31% lower than the national average
  • In Grundy Center you have a 1 in 135 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Grundy Center is safer than 54% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Grundy Center has not changed

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

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      Daily Crime In Grundy Center (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Grundy Center

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Grundy Center is 1 in 384
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Grundy Center is 1 in 207
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Grundy Center is 1 in 135

      Year Over Year Crime In Grundy Center (per 100,000 people)

      Grundy Center police department

      ItemGrundy CenterIowaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)43,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.51.83.3
      There are a total of 4 Grundy Center police officers. This results in 1.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 18.3% less than the Iowa average and 54.7% less than the National average.

      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Dike, IA1,30957368425
      Reinbeck, IA1,76588573661
      Conrad, IA1,07399644744
      Parkersburg, IA2,019110716826
      Ackley, IA1,738116753869
      Gladbrook, IA8863252,1102,435
      Stout, IA1623312,1482,478
      Grundy Center, IA2,705261485745

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Fayette, MO2,705221699919
      Daingerfield, TX2,7055932,2032,797
      Muse, PA2,70576347423
      Fairmont, NC2,7045384,8065,344
      Hoxie, AR2,7041939271,121
      Grundy Center, IA2,705261485745
      Source: The Grundy Center, 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.