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Total crime 33%
Violent crime 7%
Property crime 38%
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 peopleJerome/100k peopleIdaho/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime199n/a (estimate)1,6691,4432,489
Murder1n/a8.42.05.0
Rape17n/a142.645.342.6
Robbery0n/a0.08.781.6
Assault24n/a201.3167.9250.2
Violent crime42n/a (estimate)352224379
Burglary30n/a251.7219.7340.5
Theft119n/a998.2911.81,549.5
Vehicle theft8n/a67.187.9219.9
Property crime157n/a (estimate)1,3171,2202,110

Key findings

  • Jerome crime rates are 33% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Jerome are 7% lower than the national average
  • In Jerome you have a 1 in 60 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Jerome is safer than 37% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Jerome has decreased by 7%

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

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      Daily Crime In Jerome (per 100,000 people)

      The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily crimes in Jerome for every 100,000 residents. The Jerome total amount of daily crime is 1.16 times more than the Idaho average and 1.49 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Jerome, is 1.57 times more than the Idaho average, and it is 1.08 times less than the national average. The statistics for property crimes show that Jerome has a daily crime average that is 1.08 times more than the Idaho average and 1.60 times less than the daily national rate.

      How Safe is Jerome (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Jerome, Idaho compared to other areas of Idaho, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Jerome safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Jerome is safer than 22% of Idaho cities, and 37% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Idaho, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Jerome. At this time, Jerome sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Jerome

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Jerome is 1 in 284
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Jerome is 1 in 76
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Jerome is 1 in 60
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Jerome, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 284. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 76 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Jerome is 1 in 60.

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

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Jerome, ID is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Jerome has increased by 33%, while the property crime rate in Jerome has decreased by 14% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Jerome has decreased by 7% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Jerome police department

      ItemJeromeIdahoNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)211,868558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.92.43.3
      There are a total of 21 Jerome police officers. This results in 1.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 22.5% less than the Idaho average and 41.9% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Idaho

      StateTotal offendersIdaho /100KNational /100K
      Idaho4,932333266
      There are a total of 4,932 sex offenders in Idaho. This yields a total of 333 sex offenders in Idaho per 100,000 residents which is 25% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Filer, ID2,640213391604
      Hansen, ID1,357106579685
      Kimberly, ID3,528123642765
      Wendell, ID2,708185776960
      Buhl, ID4,2433601,2611,622
      Dietrich, ID3663321,8102,142
      Twin Falls, ID46,6233982,0492,447
      Jerome, ID11,1403521,3171,669

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Orange City, FL11,1272015,4115,612
      Beachwood, NJ11,15344701745
      Westview, FL11,1574632,6293,092
      Branson, MO11,15862510,03610,660
      Galena Park, TX11,1192011,2901,491
      Jerome, ID11,1403521,3171,669
      Source: The Jerome, ID 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.