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Total crime 18%
Violent crime 28%
Property crime 16%
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 peopleTempleton/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,124 (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)273 (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)1,851 (estimate)1,6922,200

Key findings

  • Templeton crime rates are 18% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Templeton are 28% lower than the national average
  • In Templeton you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Templeton is safer than 42% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Templeton has decreased by 20%

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

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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 366
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Templeton is 1 in 55
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Templeton is 1 in 48

      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, IA1,509104703807
      Glidden, IA1,422108732840
      Coon Rapids, IA1,371111753864
      Audubon, IA2,0434138771,289
      Carroll, IA9,990201,6941,714
      Westside, IA3292951,9932,288
      Arcadia, IA5392962,0072,303
      Templeton, IA3842731,8512,124

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Hedley, TX3846363,6654,301
      Inglewood, NE3843772,7483,125
      Bunn, NC3844943,2623,757
      Sparkman, AR3847894,2275,016
      Hodge, LA3846984,2504,948
      Templeton, IA3842731,8512,124
      Source: The Templeton, 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.