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Total crime 14%
Violent crime 0%
Property crime 17%
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, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWaucoma/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,843 (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)379 (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)2,464 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Waucoma crime rates are 14% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Waucoma are equal to the national average
  • In Waucoma you have a 1 in 36 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Waucoma is safer than 26% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Waucoma has increased by 3%

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

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      Daily Crime In Waucoma (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Waucoma

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Waucoma is 1 in 264
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Waucoma is 1 in 41
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Waucoma is 1 in 36

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

      Waucoma police department

      ItemWaucomaIowaNational
      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
      Calmar, IA1,023110714824
      Jackson Junction, IA47117762879
      Fayette, IA1,196117762880
      West Union, IA2,592124803927
      Sumner, IA2,205125809934
      Fredericksburg, IA1,159128830958
      New Hampton, IA3,4781541,0031,158
      Waucoma, IA2333792,4642,843

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Williamson, IL2336142,7833,396
      Handley, WV2334562,2752,730
      Nightmute, AK2331,4014,7046,105
      Megargel, TX2335202,9693,490
      Middletown, MO2337944,2325,025
      Waucoma, IA2333792,4642,843
      Source: The Waucoma, 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.