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Total crime 88%
Violent crime 70%
Property crime 91%
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.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOsage/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime11n/a (estimate)3112,0002,489
Murder0n/a0.01.95.0
Rape1n/a28.336.942.6
Robbery0n/a0.027.481.6
Assault3n/a84.8200.4250.2
Violent crime4n/a (estimate)113267379
Burglary4n/a113.1371.1340.5
Theft3n/a84.81,199.61,549.5
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0163.0219.9
Property crime7n/a (estimate)1981,7342,110

Key findings

  • Osage crime rates are 88% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Osage are 70% lower than the national average
  • In Osage you have a 1 in 322 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Osage is safer than 83% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Osage has decreased by 78%

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      Daily Crime In Osage (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Osage

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Osage is 1 in 885
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Osage is 1 in 506
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Osage is 1 in 322

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

      Osage police department

      ItemOsageIowaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)63,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.71.83.3
      There are a total of 6 Osage police officers. This results in 1.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 8.4% less than the Iowa average and 49.2% 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
      St. Ansgar, IA1,087109708817
      Nora Springs, IA1,567113736849
      Rock Falls, IA1503001,9492,249
      Mitchell, IA1713282,1302,458
      Rudd, IA3663342,1702,504
      Orchard, IA503512,2822,633
      Riceville, IA8343522,2882,641
      Osage, IA3,631113198311

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      High Point, FL3,6312601,4741,734
      Metamora, IL3,6322159751,190
      Thompsonville, PA3,63260274334
      Wheatland, WY3,6331982,0322,229
      Stanley, NC3,6332021,2821,484
      Osage, IA3,631113198311
      Source: The Osage, 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.