Annual Crime In Sun Valley Lake (2018)

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.
In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSun Valley Lake/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)785 (estimate)1,9422,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSun Valley Lake/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
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)101 (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)684 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

  • Sun Valley Lake crime rates are 70% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Sun Valley Lake are 73% lower than the national average
  • In Sun Valley Lake you have a 1 in 128 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Sun Valley Lake is safer than 80% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Sun Valley Lake has decreased by 18%

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Compare Sun Valley Lake, IA Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Sun Valley Lake (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is Sun Valley Lake (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sun Valley Lake

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sun Valley Lake is 1 in 991
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sun Valley Lake is 1 in 147
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Sun Valley Lake is 1 in 128

      Year Over Year Crime In Sun Valley Lake (per 100,000 people)

      Sun Valley Lake police department

      ItemSun Valley LakeIowaNational
      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.

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      Mount Ayr, IA1,958111753865
      Afton, IA9673442,3292,673
      Tingley, IA1773462,3442,690
      Van Wert, IA1903472,3522,699
      Murray, IA6613512,3762,727
      Diagonal, IA3193552,4022,757
      Ellston, IA363582,4222,779
      Sun Valley Lake, IA224101684785

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Cameron, LA2246333,8524,485
      Eastville, VA2242191,8262,046
      Silver City, IA2242921,9792,272
      Wilkesville, OH2244233,2893,712
      Riverdale, ND2242982,1622,460
      Sun Valley Lake, IA224101684785
      Source: The Sun Valley Lake, 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.