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Total crime 2%
Violent crime 14%
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 peoplePrimghar/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,533 (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)326 (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)2,207 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

  • Primghar crime rates are 2% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Primghar are 14% lower than the national average
  • In Primghar you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Primghar is safer than 34% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Primghar has decreased by 20%

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

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      Daily Crime In Primghar (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Primghar

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Primghar is 1 in 307
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Primghar is 1 in 46
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Primghar is 1 in 40

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

      Primghar police department

      ItemPrimgharIowaNational
      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.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

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      Sanborn, IA1,405102690792
      Paullina, IA1,034105710815
      Hartley, IA1,717111749859
      Sheldon, IA5,0152941,8032,097
      Hospers, IA7562982,0192,317
      Granville, IA3623162,1392,455
      Peterson, IA3003402,2992,639
      Primghar, IA9733262,2072,533

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      Mora, NM9731,3855,5276,912
      Stonington, CT97370882952
      Silkworth, PA9733371,6401,977
      Lake Waukomis, MO9731070107
      Ripley, NY9725662,3272,893
      Primghar, IA9733262,2072,533
      Source: The Primghar, 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.