The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Pella, IA. The total number of reported crimes in Pella, IA is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Pella, IA crime rate is 38% lower than the Iowa average and is 45% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Pella, IA has a violent crime rate that is 37% lower than the Iowa average and 52% lower than the national average. For property crime, Pella, IA is 38% lower than the Iowa average and 44% lower than the national average.
The Pella crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Pella as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Pella crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
Did you know?
The overall crime rate in Pella is 45% lower than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 4.12 daily crimes that occur in Pella.
Pella is safer than 80% of the cities in the United States.
In Pella you have a 1 in 67 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Pella has increased by 5%.
The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Pella, IA is demonstrated in the illustration above. So that direct comparisons can be made, the number of daily crimes for Iowa and on a national level are also posted. As you can see, the daily crimes for Pella, IA are 1.61 times less than the Iowa average and 1.83 times less than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in Pella, IA are 1.58 times less than than Iowa and 2.06 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Pella, IA are 1.61 times less than than Iowa and 1.79 times less than the national average.
How Safe is Pella (higher is better)
How safe is Pella, IA compared to other cities in Iowa and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Pella, IA is safer than 86% of the cities in Iowa and 80% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Iowa and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Pella, IA. Overall, Pella, IA is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.
Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Pella
The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Pella is 1 in 539
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Pella is 1 in 76
The chance of being a victim of crime in Pella is 1 in 67
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Pella, IA? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Pella, IA your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 539. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 76 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Pella, IA is 1 in 67.
Year Over Year Crime In Pella (per 100,000 people)
An ideal indicator of whether Pella, IA is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in Pella, IA has increased by 1760% and the rate of property crime in Pella, IA has decreased by 7%. The total crime rate in Pella, IA has increased by 5% year to year.
Pella police department
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents
There are a total of 22 Pella police officers. This results in 2.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 17.4% greater than the Iowa average and 34.9% less than the National average.
Sex offenders in Iowa
There are a total of 5,765 sex offenders in Iowa. This yields a total of 196 sex offenders in Iowa per 100,000 residents which is 12% less than the national average.
Source: The Pella, IA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.