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Total crime 71%
Violent crime 75%
Property crime 71%
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 peoplePleasantville/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)738 (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)95 (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)643 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

  • Pleasantville crime rates are 71% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Pleasantville are 75% lower than the national average
  • In Pleasantville you have a 1 in 136 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Pleasantville is safer than 81% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Pleasantville has decreased by 20%

Pleasantville crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Pleasantville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Pleasantville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Pleasantville is 1 in 1053
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Pleasantville is 1 in 156
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Pleasantville is 1 in 136

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

      Pleasantville police department

      ItemPleasantvilleIowaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)23,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.21.83.3
      There are a total of 2 Pleasantville police officers. This results in 1.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 34.8% less than the Iowa average and 63.9% 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
      Monroe, IA1,87596650747
      Prairie City, IA1,97358698757
      Melcher-Dallas, IA1,162120810929
      Carlisle, IA4,0311551,0461,200
      Ackworth, IA661961,3301,526
      Knoxville, IA7,2362561,7301,986
      Runnells, IA5142611,7652,026
      Pleasantville, IA1,76295643738

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Corrigan, TX1,7621271,7081,834
      Port Dickinson, NY1,762173711884
      Meridian Hills, IN1,76254306359
      Carterville, MO1,7612611,6681,928
      Calabash, NC1,7631711,1261,297
      Pleasantville, IA1,76295643738
      Source: The Pleasantville, 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.