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Total crime 71%
Violent crime 75%
Property crime 71%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; 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 peopleKalona/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)743 (estimate)1,9422,580
Murdern/an/an/a1.75.0
Rapen/an/an/a30.942.6
Robberyn/an/an/a29.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a187.9246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)96 (estimate)250381
Burglaryn/an/an/a352.6376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,190.41,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a148.5228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)647 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

  • Kalona crime rates are 71% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Kalona are 75% lower than the national average
  • In Kalona you have a 1 in 135 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Kalona is safer than 81% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Kalona has decreased by 20%

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

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      Daily Crime In Kalona (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Kalona

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Kalona is 1 in 1047
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Kalona is 1 in 155
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Kalona is 1 in 135

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

      Kalona police department

      ItemKalonaIowaNational
      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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      University Heights, IA1,25535237273
      Lone Tree, IA1,48288592680
      Riverside, IA1,05490612702
      Wellman, IA1,36598663761
      Hills, IA7302481,6821,930
      Ainsworth, IA4513252,2002,525
      Iowa City, IA72,3852072,3402,546
      Kalona, IA2,47996647743

      Cities with similar population

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      Jay, OK2,4791972,7252,923
      Dawsonville, GA2,4781371,0801,218
      Odell, OR2,4781461,4761,622
      Blanco, TX2,480194630824
      Allyn, WA2,4771101,0421,152
      Kalona, IA2,47996647743
      Source: The Kalona, IA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.