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Total crime 69%
Violent crime 73%
Property crime 69%
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 peopleSt. Ansgar/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)793 (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)102 (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)691 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

  • St. Ansgar crime rates are 69% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in St. Ansgar are 73% lower than the national average
  • In St. Ansgar you have a 1 in 127 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • St. Ansgar is safer than 80% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in St. Ansgar has decreased by 18%

St. Ansgar crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In St. Ansgar (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in St. Ansgar

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in St. Ansgar is 1 in 980
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in St. Ansgar is 1 in 145
      The chance of being a victim of crime in St. Ansgar is 1 in 127

      Year Over Year Crime In St. Ansgar (per 100,000 people)

      St. Ansgar police department

      ItemSt. AnsgarIowaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)13,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents0.91.83.3
      There are a total of 1 St. Ansgar police officers. This results in 0.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 50.1% less than the Iowa average and 72.4% 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
      Northwood, IA1,931109737846
      Manly, IA1,551117790907
      Osage, IA3,6314149941,408
      Rock Falls, IA1502811,9012,182
      Plymouth, IA3442972,0072,304
      Mitchell, IA1713072,0792,386
      Orchard, IA503292,2272,555
      St. Ansgar, IA1,087102691793

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Ferguson, KY1,08791841932
      East Conemaugh, PA1,0879894941,483
      Reedsville, WI1,087126666792
      Blue Mound, IL1,0871989461,144
      Knox City, TX1,087881,4951,583
      St. Ansgar, IA1,087102691793
      Source: The St. Ansgar, 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.