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Total crime 12%
Violent crime 2%
Property crime 15%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created 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)2,789 (estimate)2,0002,489
Murdern/an/an/a1.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a36.942.6
Robberyn/an/an/a27.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a200.4250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)372 (estimate)267379
Burglaryn/an/an/a371.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,199.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a163.0219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,417 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Lehigh crime rates are 12% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lehigh are 2% lower than the national average
  • In Lehigh you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lehigh is safer than 27% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Lehigh has increased by 3%

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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 269
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lehigh is 1 in 42
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Lehigh is 1 in 36

      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

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      Gowrie, IA1,047122794916
      Webster City, IA7,8254161,0931,510
      Stratford, IA6453382,1942,532
      Coalville, IA6093392,2052,544
      Woolstock, IA1633462,2482,594
      Stanhope, IA4063482,2582,606
      Callender, IA4223492,2652,613
      Lehigh, IA4063722,4172,789

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Stockdale, PA4063861,7712,157
      Richfield, ID4063061,6651,971
      Stanhope, IA4063482,2582,606
      Leonard, MI4064541,6472,101
      Saline, LA4068334,7975,630
      Lehigh, IA4063722,4172,789
      Source: The Lehigh, IA 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.