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Total crime 2%
Violent crime 15%
Property crime 0%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePersia/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,520 (estimate)1,9422,580
Murdern/an/an/a1.75.0
Rapen/an/an/a30.942.6
Robberyn/an/an/a29.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a187.9246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)324 (estimate)250381
Burglaryn/an/an/a352.6376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,190.41,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a148.5228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,196 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

  • Persia crime rates are 2% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Persia are 15% lower than the national average
  • In Persia you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Persia is safer than 34% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Persia has decreased by 20%

Persia crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Persia (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Persia

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Persia is 1 in 309
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Persia is 1 in 46
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Persia is 1 in 40

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

      Persia police department

      ItemPersiaIowaNational
      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.

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      Harlan, IA5,008163102265
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      Logan, IA1,540103696798
      Woodbine, IA1,645106717823
      Bentley, IA1071491,0111,160
      Underwood, IA8082111,4271,637
      Crescent, IA5222271,5391,767
      Persia, IA2573242,1962,520

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lodge Pole, MT2576034,0274,630
      Hamilton, KS2576974,1814,878
      Rhodes, IA2573272,2122,539
      Nikolaevsk, AK2571,3815,1516,532
      Princeton, CA2576343,3754,009
      Persia, IA2573242,1962,520
      Source: The Persia, IA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.