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Total crime 12%
Violent crime 23%
Property crime 10%
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 peopleRidgeway/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,264 (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)291 (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)1,972 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

  • Ridgeway crime rates are 12% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Ridgeway are 23% lower than the national average
  • In Ridgeway you have a 1 in 45 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Ridgeway is safer than 39% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Ridgeway has decreased by 18%

Ridgeway crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Ridgeway (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Ridgeway

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Ridgeway is 1 in 344
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Ridgeway is 1 in 51
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Ridgeway is 1 in 45

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

      Ridgeway police department

      ItemRidgewayIowaNational
      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Cresco, IA3,8390553553
      Calmar, IA1,023103697799
      Jackson Junction, IA47110743853
      Decorah, IA7,985511,0661,116
      Burr Oak, IA2422501,6951,946
      Ossian, IA9622931,9822,275
      Fort Atkinson, IA2592951,9932,288
      Ridgeway, IA2852911,9722,264

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Rowley, IA2853102,0952,404
      Raleigh, FL2855453,2303,775
      Wilton, AR2858134,3545,167
      Portage, UT2852662,7202,986
      Kennard, TX2856623,8154,477
      Ridgeway, IA2852911,9722,264
      Source: The Ridgeway, 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.