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Total crime 5%
Violent crime 8%
Property crime 7%
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 peopleLehigh/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,707 (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)348 (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)2,358 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

  • Lehigh crime rates are 5% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lehigh are 8% lower than the national average
  • In Lehigh you have a 1 in 37 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lehigh is safer than 31% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Lehigh has decreased by 20%

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

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      Daily Crime In Lehigh (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lehigh

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lehigh is 1 in 288
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lehigh is 1 in 43
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Lehigh is 1 in 37

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

      Lehigh police department

      ItemLehighIowaNational
      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Gowrie, IA1,047114775889
      Webster City, IA7,8251951,2711,466
      Stratford, IA6453162,1412,457
      Coalville, IA6093182,1512,469
      Woolstock, IA1633242,1932,518
      Stanhope, IA4063262,2032,529
      Callender, IA4223272,2102,536
      Lehigh, IA4063482,3582,707

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      South Vienna, OH4063322,5822,914
      Burkeville, VA40602,4882,488
      Shoreham, NY406141582723
      Richfield, ID4063101,9942,304
      Stanhope, IA4063262,2032,529
      Lehigh, IA4063482,3582,707
      Source: The Lehigh, 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.