Reported Annual Crime In Leon

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLeon/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,154 (estimate)2,4192,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLeon/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a3.35.3
Rapen/an/an/a39.241.7
Robberyn/an/an/a39.898.0
Assaultn/an/an/a211.0248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)140 (estimate)293383
Burglaryn/an/an/a479.3430.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,468.61,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a177.4237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,014 (estimate)2,1252,362

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The Leon crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Leon as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Leon crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Leon is 58% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.16 daily crimes that occur in Leon.
  • Leon is safer than 72% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Leon you have a 1 in 87 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Leon has decreased by 16%.

Compare Leon, IA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Leon (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Leon (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Leon

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Leon is 1 in 716
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Leon is 1 in 99
The chance of being a victim of crime in Leon is 1 in 87

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

Leon police department

ItemLeonIowaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)43,827558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.11.83.3
There are a total of 4 Leon police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 14.3% greater than the Iowa average and 36.7% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Iowa

StateTotal offendersIowa /100KNational /100K
Iowa5,765196222
There are a total of 5,765 sex offenders in Iowa. This yields a total of 196 sex offenders in Iowa per 100,000 residents which is 12% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Lamoni, IA2,6161561,1301,286
Van Wert, IA1904072,9533,361
Decatur City, IA2054193,0423,462
Humeston, IA4004223,0623,484
Weldon, IA1814293,1083,536
Lineville, IA2094493,2553,704
Garden Grove, IA1834613,3433,804
Leon, IA1,9951401,0141,154

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Lynnwood-Pricedale, PA1,995133699831
Shorewood Hills, WI1,996942,1592,252
Hampton, IL1,996552,7042,759
Cedar Bluff, AL1,9942301,2971,527
New California, OH1,99642340381
Leon, IA1,9951401,0141,154
Source: The Leon, IA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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