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Total crime 0%
Violent crime 4%
Property crime 1%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleManchester/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime130n/a (estimate)2,5831,9422,580
Murder0n/a0.01.75.0
Rape4n/a79.530.942.6
Robbery1n/a19.929.586.2
Assault15n/a298.1187.9246.8
Violent crime20n/a (estimate)397250381
Burglary26n/a516.7352.6376.0
Theft78n/a1,550.11,190.41,594.6
Vehicle theft6n/a119.2148.5228.9
Property crime110n/a (estimate)2,1861,6922,200

Key findings

  • Manchester crime rates are equal to the national average
  • Violent crimes in Manchester are 4% higher than the national average
  • In Manchester you have a 1 in 39 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Manchester is safer than 28% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Manchester has not changed

Manchester crime map

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

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Compare Manchester, IA Crime

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      Daily Crime In Manchester (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Manchester, Iowa is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Manchester are 1.33 times more than the Iowa average and 1.00 times more than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Manchester are 1.59 times more than than Iowa and 1.04 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Manchester are 1.29 times more than than Iowa and 1.01 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Manchester (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Manchester to every other city in Iowa, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Manchester safe? The gauges above illustrate that Manchester is safer than 27% of every city located within Iowa along with 28% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Iowa and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Manchester, IA is ranked below average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Manchester

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Manchester is 1 in 252
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Manchester is 1 in 46
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Manchester is 1 in 39
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Manchester? In Manchester, IA you have a 1 in 252 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 46 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 39 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Manchester.

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

      An ideal indicator of whether Manchester 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 Manchester has not changed and the rate of property crime in Manchester has not changed. The total crime rate in Manchester has not changed year to year.

      Manchester police department

      ItemManchesterIowaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)133,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.51.83.3
      There are a total of 13 Manchester police officers. This results in 2.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 39.6% greater than the Iowa average and 22.6% 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
      Strawberry Point, IA1,357111749859
      Delaware, IA1332561,7351,992
      Ryan, IA3642701,8272,097
      Delhi, IA4452851,9282,213
      Earlville, IA8353002,0322,333
      Edgewood, IA7953062,0732,380
      Winthrop, IA9153082,0812,389
      Manchester, IA5,0833972,1862,583

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rutherford, PA5,0832831,3791,662
      Valparaiso, FL5,0841628911,053
      Gilbertsville, PA5,0841738431,016
      Kaser, NY5,0822661,0961,363
      Bealeton, VA5,0851751,4551,630
      Manchester, IA5,0833972,1862,583
      Source: The Manchester, 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.