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Total crime 63%
Violent crime 68%
Property crime 63%
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, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLenox/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)909 (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)121 (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)788 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Lenox crime rates are 63% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lenox are 68% lower than the national average
  • In Lenox you have a 1 in 110 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lenox is safer than 73% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Lenox has increased by 3%

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

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      Daily Crime In Lenox (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lenox

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lenox is 1 in 825
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lenox is 1 in 127
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Lenox is 1 in 110

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

      Lenox police department

      ItemLenoxIowaNational
      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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      Corning, IA1,598118767885
      Bedford, IA1,4461348691,002
      Creston, IA7,8773342,1072,441
      Maloy, IA193792,4582,837
      Diagonal, IA3193792,4622,841
      Prescott, IA2503962,5742,970
      Sharpsburg, IA1134002,6013,001
      Lenox, IA1,424121788909

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Princes Lakes, IN1,424122646767
      Johnson, VT1,424100708809
      Woodmont, CT1,42550389439
      Harwich Center, MA1,423117422540
      Wacousta, MI1,42595346441
      Lenox, IA1,424121788909
      Source: The Lenox, 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.