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Total crime 25%
Violent crime 42%
Property crime 21%
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 peopleIowa Falls/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime94n/a (estimate)1,8782,0002,489
Murder0n/a0.01.95.0
Rape3n/a59.936.942.6
Robbery0n/a0.027.481.6
Assault8n/a159.8200.4250.2
Violent crime11n/a (estimate)220267379
Burglary4n/a79.9371.1340.5
Theft73n/a1,458.31,199.61,549.5
Vehicle theft6n/a119.9163.0219.9
Property crime83n/a (estimate)1,6581,7342,110

Key findings

  • Iowa Falls crime rates are 25% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Iowa Falls are 42% lower than the national average
  • In Iowa Falls you have a 1 in 54 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Iowa Falls is safer than 48% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Iowa Falls has decreased by 1%

Iowa Falls crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Iowa Falls (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Iowa Falls for every 100,000 residents. The Iowa Falls total amount of daily crime is 1.07 times less than the Iowa average and 1.33 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Iowa Falls, is 1.21 times less than the Iowa average, and it is 1.73 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Iowa Falls has a daily crime average that is 1.05 times less than the Iowa average and 1.27 times less than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Iowa Falls (higher is better)

      How safe is Iowa Falls, Iowa compared to other cities in Iowa and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Iowa Falls is safer than 54% of the cities in Iowa and 48% of the cities in the United States. These results are calculated by analyzing all cities in Iowa and across the US as a whole and determining how many areas have a lower crime rate than Iowa Falls. Overall, Iowa Falls is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Iowa Falls

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Iowa Falls is 1 in 456
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Iowa Falls is 1 in 61
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Iowa Falls is 1 in 54
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Iowa Falls? If you reside in Iowa Falls, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 456. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 61 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Iowa Falls, is 1 in 54.

      Year Over Year Crime In Iowa Falls (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Iowa Falls is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Iowa Falls has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 10% in Iowa Falls, while property crimes in Iowa Falls have increased by 1%. Total crime has decreased by 1% year over year.

      Iowa Falls police department

      ItemIowa FallsIowaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)143,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.71.83.3
      There are a total of 14 Iowa Falls police officers. This results in 2.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 48.7% greater than the Iowa average and 17.6% 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
      Ackley, IA1,738116753869
      Eldora, IA2,6631409101,050
      Bradford, IA623372,1882,525
      Hubbard, IA8913382,1932,530
      Radcliffe, IA6043412,2142,555
      Alden, IA7693462,2462,592
      Steamboat Rock, IA3123622,3542,716
      Iowa Falls, IA5,1762201,6581,878

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Turpin Hills, OH5,17695669764
      Sunset, UT5,1762241,0631,286
      Evansville, WI5,1762501,2571,508
      Pine Manor, FL5,1754922,7923,283
      Pea Ridge, AR5,1773851,1081,493
      Iowa Falls, IA5,1762201,6581,878
      Source: The Iowa Falls, 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.