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Total crime 73%
Violent crime 75%
Property crime 73%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; 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 peopleUrbana/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)629 (estimate)2,0022,346
Murdern/an/an/a3.56.5
Rapen/an/an/a40.738.4
Robberyn/an/an/a29.873.9
Assaultn/an/an/a229.4279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)95 (estimate)304388
Burglaryn/an/an/a371.1314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,130.11,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a197.1246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)533 (estimate)1,6981,958

Key findings

  • Urbana crime rates are 73% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Urbana are 75% lower than the national average
  • In Urbana you have a 1 in 160 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Urbana is safer than 81% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Urbana has not changed

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

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      Daily Crime In Urbana (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Urbana

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Urbana is 1 in 1048
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Urbana is 1 in 188
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Urbana is 1 in 160

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

      Urbana police department

      ItemUrbanaIowaNational
      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Robins, IA3,43458323381
      Vinton, IA5,166119316435
      Palo, IA1,036105585690
      Shellsburg, IA1,097106589695
      Center Point, IA2,507109610719
      Alburnett, IA6332981,6631,961
      Walker, IA8413281,8332,161
      Urbana, IA1,44495533629

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Mount Pulaski, IL1,4440952952
      Whitmire, SC1,4443442,0622,406
      Eldridge, CA1,44598477575
      Livermore Falls, ME1,4452858561,141
      Ligonier, PA1,443138580718
      Urbana, IA1,44495533629
      Source: The Urbana, IA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.