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Total crime 51%
Violent crime 57%
Property crime 50%
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 peopleVentura/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,211 (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)162 (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)1,049 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Ventura crime rates are 51% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Ventura are 57% lower than the national average
  • In Ventura you have a 1 in 83 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Ventura is safer than 64% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Ventura has increased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Ventura (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Ventura

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Ventura is 1 in 620
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Ventura is 1 in 96
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Ventura is 1 in 83

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

      Ventura police department

      ItemVenturaIowaNational
      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

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      Forest City, IA4,043173223396
      Rockwell, IA1,100107695802
      Manly, IA1,551125809934
      Garner, IA3,091128829957
      Clear Lake, IA7,6444101,7472,158
      Meservey, IA1773112,0212,333
      Hanlontown, IA2113222,0892,411
      Ventura, IA7371621,0491,211

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Maben, MS7374383,7404,178
      Alakanuk, AK7371,4014,7046,105
      East Galesburg, IL7375402,4502,991
      Oakland, OR7373983,8274,225
      Graniteville, VT7372761,9482,224
      Ventura, IA7371621,0491,211
      Source: The Ventura, 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.