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Total crime 12%
Violent crime 23%
Property crime 10%
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 peopleTempleton/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,189 (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)292 (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)1,897 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Templeton crime rates are 12% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Templeton are 23% lower than the national average
  • In Templeton you have a 1 in 46 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Templeton is safer than 38% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Templeton has increased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Templeton (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Templeton

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Templeton is 1 in 343
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Templeton is 1 in 53
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Templeton is 1 in 46

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

      Templeton police department

      ItemTempletonIowaNational
      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
      Manning, IA1,509111720831
      Glidden, IA1,422115750866
      Coon Rapids, IA1,371119771890
      Carroll, IA9,990921,7901,882
      Audubon, IA2,0433191,6461,965
      Westside, IA3293152,0432,357
      Arcadia, IA5393172,0562,373
      Templeton, IA3842921,8972,189

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Hodge, LA3847124,1024,815
      Inglewood, NE3843982,6943,092
      Lafayette, OH3843902,7373,128
      Gilbert, WV3843621,8062,168
      Bunn, NC3842654,7755,040
      Templeton, IA3842921,8972,189
      Source: The Templeton, 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.