Annual Crime In Le Claire (2018)

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.
In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLe Claire/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime29n/a (estimate)7231,9422,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLe Claire/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.01.75.0
Rape0n/a0.030.942.6
Robbery0n/a0.029.586.2
Assault9n/a224.3187.9246.8
Violent crime9n/a (estimate)224250381
Burglary5n/a124.6352.6376.0
Theft13n/a324.01,190.41,594.6
Vehicle theft2n/a49.9148.5228.9
Property crime20n/a (estimate)4991,6922,200

Key findings

  • Le Claire crime rates are 72% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Le Claire are 41% lower than the national average
  • In Le Claire you have a 1 in 139 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Le Claire is safer than 62% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Le Claire has increased by 39%

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Compare Le Claire, IA Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Le Claire (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Le Claire, IA per 100,000 people. In Le Claire, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 2.69 times less than the Iowa average and 3.57 times less than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Le Claire is 1.11 times less than the Iowa average and 1.70 times less than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Le Claire has a daily crime rate that is 3.39 times less than the Iowa average and 4.41 times less than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Le Claire (higher is better)

      Many people wonder how safe they are in Le Claire, IA in comparison to other cities in the state of Iowa as well as in comparison to the rest of the areas across the United States. Using the gauges above, which compare crime in Le Claire to other cities in the state and across the country, Le Claire is 75% safer than other cities of Iowa and 62% safer than other cities in the nation. Le Claire has a ranks above average in comparison to other cities in the country.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Le Claire

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Le Claire is 1 in 446
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Le Claire is 1 in 201
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Le Claire is 1 in 139
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Le Claire, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 446. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 201 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 Le Claire is 1 in 139.

      Year Over Year Crime In Le Claire (per 100,000 people)

      An ideal indicator of whether Le Claire is becoming a safer or more dangerous place to live can be done by analyzing the year over year crime rates per 100,000 people. Year over year violent crime in Le Claire has increased by 13% and the rate of property crime in Le Claire has increased by 54%. The total crime rate in Le Claire has increased by 39% year to year.

      Le Claire police department

      ItemLe ClaireIowaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)73,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.81.83.3
      There are a total of 7 Le Claire police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 1.6% greater than the Iowa average and 43.7% 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
      Hillsdale, IL5570196196
      Princeton, IA1,10076511587
      Hampton, IL1,996111498609
      Park View, IA2,71889604693
      Port Byron, IL1,670135647782
      Rapids City, IL1,095136650785
      Albany, IL989114685799
      Le Claire, IA3,931224499723

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lowell, MI3,9302172,0302,247
      Valdez, AK3,9301301,7691,899
      Franklin, NC3,9302021,3311,533
      Beloit, KS3,9292441,1371,380
      Central Gardens, TX3,93496555651
      Le Claire, IA3,931224499723
      Source: The Le Claire, 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.