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Total crime 36%
Violent crime 25%
Property crime 38%
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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 peopleMilton/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,194 (estimate)2,0022,346
Murdern/an/an/a3.56.5
Rapen/an/an/a40.738.4
Robberyn/an/an/a29.873.9
Assaultn/an/an/a229.4279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)485 (estimate)304388
Burglaryn/an/an/a371.1314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,130.11,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a197.1246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,709 (estimate)1,6981,958

Key findings

  • Milton crime rates are 36% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Milton are 25% higher than the national average
  • In Milton you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Milton is safer than 18% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Milton has not changed

Milton crime map

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      Daily Crime In Milton (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Milton

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Milton is 1 in 207
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Milton is 1 in 37
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Milton is 1 in 32

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

      Milton police department

      ItemMiltonIowaNational
      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Bloomfield, IA2,622224298522
      Keosauqua, IA1,029128713841
      Memphis, MO1,9172721,2681,540
      Mount Sterling, IA362641,4731,737
      Pulaski, IA2894062,2672,672
      Douds, IA864252,3722,797
      Birmingham, IA5464372,4422,879
      Milton, IA6044852,7093,194

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Point Hope, AK6041,3113,5364,847
      Radcliffe, IA6043882,1682,557
      Noble, IL6046422,3492,990
      Oldenburg, IN6043211,5971,918
      Centralia, KS6046103,1573,768
      Milton, IA6044852,7093,194
      Source: The Milton, IA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.