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Total crime 13%
Violent crime 57%
Property crime 4%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNorth Sioux City/100k peopleSouth Dakota/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime61n/a (estimate)2,0502,4582,346
Murder0n/a0.04.56.5
Rape0n/a0.067.138.4
Robbery1n/a33.630.773.9
Assault4n/a134.5399.1279.7
Violent crime5n/a (estimate)168501388
Burglary1n/a33.6340.1314.2
Theft45n/a1,512.61,357.31,398.0
Vehicle theft10n/a336.1259.3246.0
Property crime56n/a (estimate)1,8821,9571,958

Key findings

  • North Sioux City crime rates are 13% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in North Sioux City are 57% lower than the national average
  • In North Sioux City you have a 1 in 49 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • North Sioux City is safer than 47% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in North Sioux City has decreased by 1%

North Sioux City crime map

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      Daily Crime In North Sioux City (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in North Sioux City

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in North Sioux City is 1 in 596
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in North Sioux City is 1 in 54
      The chance of being a victim of crime in North Sioux City is 1 in 49

      Year Over Year Crime In North Sioux City (per 100,000 people)

      North Sioux City police department

      ItemNorth Sioux CitySouth DakotaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)8995558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.12.23.3
      There are a total of 8 North Sioux City police officers. This results in 3.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 37.8% greater than the South Dakota average and 5.5% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in South Dakota

      StateTotal offendersSouth Dakota /100KNational /100K
      South Dakota000

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Elk Point, SD2,12005454
      Dakota Dunes, SD2,74579307386
      Sergeant Bluff, IA4,399191478670
      Ponca, NE1,013143815958
      Dakota City, NE1,875146836983
      Jefferson, SD5841979861,183
      Hinton, IA8092571,4381,695
      North Sioux City, SD2,6231681,8822,050

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Venetian Village, IL2,623176643818
      Spooner, WI2,6244301,6032,034
      Bloomfield, IA2,622224298522
      Jemison, AL2,6222191,0331,252
      Glencoe, FL2,624111512623
      North Sioux City, SD2,6231681,8822,050
      Source: The North Sioux City, SD 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.