Reported Annual Crime In Pleasant Hill

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePleasant Hill/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime363n/a (estimate)3,6632,4192,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePleasant Hill/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder2n/a20.23.35.3
Rape3n/a30.339.241.7
Robbery0n/a0.039.898.0
Assault19n/a191.7211.0248.9
Violent crime24n/a (estimate)242293383
Burglary82n/a827.4479.3430.4
Theft219n/a2,209.91,468.61,694.4
Vehicle theft38n/a383.5177.4237.4
Property crime339n/a (estimate)3,4212,1252,362

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The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Pleasant Hill, IA. These figures on reported criminal activity in Pleasant Hill, IA, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Pleasant Hill, IA is 51% higher than the average of the whole of the state of Iowa, and when compared with the national average, is 33% higher than. When looking at violent crimes, Pleasant Hill, IA has 17% lower than violent crime rate than Iowa average, while remaining 37% lower than the national average. In property crime, Pleasant Hill, IA is 61% higher than the average of Iowa and is 45% higher than the national average.
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The Pleasant Hill crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Pleasant Hill 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 Pleasant Hill crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Pleasant Hill is 33% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 10.04 daily crimes that occur in Pleasant Hill.
  • Pleasant Hill is safer than 31% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Pleasant Hill you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Pleasant Hill has increased by 90%.

Compare Pleasant Hill, IA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Pleasant Hill (per 100,000 people)

The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Pleasant Hill, 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 Pleasant Hill, IA are 1.51 times more than the Iowa average and 1.33 times more than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in Pleasant Hill, IA are 1.21 times less than than Iowa and 1.58 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Pleasant Hill, IA are 1.61 times more than than Iowa and 1.45 times more than the national average.

How Safe is Pleasant Hill (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Pleasant Hill, IA in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Iowa as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Pleasant Hill, IA to other cities in the state and across the country, Pleasant Hill, IA is 31% safer than other cities of Iowa and 31% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Iowa cities and all around the United States, Pleasant Hill, IA has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Pleasant Hill, IA crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Pleasant Hill

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Pleasant Hill is 1 in 413
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Pleasant Hill is 1 in 30
The chance of being a victim of crime in Pleasant Hill is 1 in 28
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Pleasant Hill, IA? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Pleasant Hill, IA you have a 1 in 413 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 30 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 28 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Pleasant Hill, IA.

Year Over Year Crime In Pleasant Hill (per 100,000 people)

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Pleasant Hill, IA is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Pleasant Hill, IA has increased by 49%, the amount of property crime in Pleasant Hill, IA has increased by 94%, and the total amount of crime in Pleasant Hill, IA has increased by 90% year to year.

Pleasant Hill police department

ItemPleasant HillIowaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)173,827558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.91.83.3
There are a total of 17 Pleasant Hill police officers. This results in 1.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 5.3% greater than the Iowa average and 41.6% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Iowa

StateTotal offendersIowa /100KNational /100K
Iowa5,765196222
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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Polk City, IA4,115130455585
Prairie City, IA1,97358698757
Saylorville, IA3,445104755859
Norwalk, IA9,94483828910
Pleasantville, IA1,762111808919
Cumming, IA415118859977
Mitchellville, IA2,2711339631,096
Pleasant Hill, IA9,4062423,4213,663

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Warren, PA9,4073051,6901,995
Charter Oak, CA9,4014602,5583,018
Dunn Loring, VA9,39773629702
Jeannette, PA9,39598654752
Linganore, MD9,3953581,5901,948
Pleasant Hill, IA9,4062423,4213,663
Source: The Pleasant Hill, IA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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