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Total crime 66%
Violent crime 70%
Property crime 65%
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 peopleNashua/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)856 (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)114 (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)742 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Nashua crime rates are 66% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Nashua are 70% lower than the national average
  • In Nashua you have a 1 in 117 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Nashua is safer than 75% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Nashua has increased by 3%

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

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      Daily Crime In Nashua (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Nashua

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Nashua is 1 in 876
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Nashua is 1 in 135
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Nashua is 1 in 117

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

      Nashua police department

      ItemNashuaIowaNational
      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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      Greene, IA1,115113736850
      Allison, IA1,222115744859
      Tripoli, IA1,316116753869
      Clarksville, IA1,276119771889
      Charles City, IA7,4961099681,077
      New Hampton, IA3,4781541,0031,158
      North Washington, IA1613362,1792,515
      Nashua, IA1,613114742856

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Island Heights, NJ1,6130418418
      Monte Alto, TX1,6132351,3421,578
      Toughkenamon, PA1,61380368448
      Bay Springs, MS1,6131159821,097
      Pepeekeo, HI1,6141481,4741,623
      Nashua, IA1,613114742856
      Source: The Nashua, 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.