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Total crime 2%
Violent crime 11%
Property crime 4%
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 peopleMatlock/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,532 (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)338 (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)2,194 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Matlock crime rates are 2% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Matlock are 11% lower than the national average
  • In Matlock you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Matlock is safer than 32% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Matlock has increased by 3%

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

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      Daily Crime In Matlock (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Matlock

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Matlock is 1 in 297
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Matlock is 1 in 46
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Matlock is 1 in 40

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

      Matlock police department

      ItemMatlockIowaNational
      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
      Sioux Center, IA7,37039273312
      Sanborn, IA1,405109707816
      Hull, IA2,146112727839
      Rock Rapids, IA2,569117760877
      George, IA1,007123799922
      Sibley, IA2,667133864997
      Sheldon, IA5,0152941,8032,097
      Matlock, IA713382,1942,532

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Genoa, CO716154,1804,795
      Mound City, SD715032,2312,734
      Iago, TX714822,7533,235
      Sageville, IA712391,5491,788
      Swink, OK716384,2004,838
      Matlock, IA713382,1942,532
      Source: The Matlock, 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.