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Total crime 179%
Violent crime 128%
Property crime 187%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleKeokuk/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime746n/a (estimate)7,1901,9422,580
Murder1n/a9.61.75.0
Rape5n/a48.230.942.6
Robbery3n/a28.929.586.2
Assault81n/a780.6187.9246.8
Violent crime90n/a (estimate)867250381
Burglary202n/a1,946.8352.6376.0
Theft400n/a3,855.11,190.41,594.6
Vehicle theft54n/a520.4148.5228.9
Property crime656n/a (estimate)6,3221,6922,200

Key findings

  • Keokuk crime rates are 179% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Keokuk are 128% higher than the national average
  • In Keokuk you have a 1 in 14 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Keokuk is safer than 2% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Keokuk has not changed

Keokuk crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Keokuk (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Keokuk, Iowa is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Keokuk are 3.70 times more than the Iowa average and 2.79 times more than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Keokuk are 3.47 times more than than Iowa and 2.28 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Keokuk are 3.74 times more than than Iowa and 2.87 times more than the national average.

      How Safe is Keokuk (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in Iowa and all other cities across the US, is Keokuk safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Keokuk is safer than 1% of other cities in the state of Iowa. In addition, Keokuk is safer than 2% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Iowa and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Keokuk. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Keokuk is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Keokuk

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Keokuk is 1 in 116
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Keokuk is 1 in 16
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Keokuk is 1 in 14
      Are you at risk of becoming a victim of crime in Keokuk, Iowa? If you reside in Keokuk, then there is a 1 in 116 chance that you will experience a violent crime. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 16. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 14 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Keokuk.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Keokuk, Iowa (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Keokuk has not changed, the amount of property crime in Keokuk has not changed, and the total amount of crime in Keokuk has not changed year over year.

      Keokuk police department

      ItemKeokukIowaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)273,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.51.83.3
      There are a total of 27 Keokuk police officers. This results in 2.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 39.4% greater than the Iowa average and 22.7% 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
      Carthage, IL2,513819331,014
      Nauvoo, IL1,2921919141,105
      Warsaw, IL1,4751999521,150
      Hamilton, IL2,9162131,0191,232
      Montrose, IA9503182,1512,469
      Basco, IL856062,9023,508
      Ferris, IL1186102,9183,528
      Keokuk, IA10,6288676,3227,190

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Smithfield, UT10,6292572,6212,878
      Raceland, LA10,6336123,7294,341
      Union Park, FL10,6234532,6883,141
      Lansdowne, PA10,6212442,2252,469
      Union City, TN10,6217913,5814,372
      Keokuk, IA10,6288676,3227,190
      Source: The Keokuk, 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.