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Total crime 16%
Violent crime 2%
Property crime 19%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSmithland/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,893 (estimate)2,0002,489
Murdern/an/an/a1.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a36.942.6
Robberyn/an/an/a27.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a200.4250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)386 (estimate)267379
Burglaryn/an/an/a371.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,199.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a163.0219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,507 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Smithland crime rates are 16% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Smithland are 2% higher than the national average
  • In Smithland you have a 1 in 35 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Smithland is safer than 26% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Smithland has increased by 3%

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

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      Daily Crime In Smithland (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Smithland

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Smithland is 1 in 260
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Smithland is 1 in 40
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Smithland is 1 in 35

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

      Smithland police department

      ItemSmithlandIowaNational
      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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      Sloan, IA1,192102664767
      Mapleton, IA1,299112728840
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      Climbing Hill, IA1682971,9272,224
      Bronson, IA3103061,9872,293
      Anthon, IA6703492,2642,612
      Hornick, IA2983572,3172,674
      Smithland, IA1853862,5072,893

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lucas, IA1853652,3722,737
      Elgin, PA1854181,9182,336
      Silver Creek, MS1853402,9093,249
      Scranton, AR1857553,6864,441
      Eden, WY1851541,1151,269
      Smithland, IA1853862,5072,893
      Source: The Smithland, IA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.