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Total crime 69%
Violent crime 72%
Property crime 68%
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 peopleWellman/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)784 (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)105 (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)679 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Wellman crime rates are 69% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Wellman are 72% lower than the national average
  • In Wellman you have a 1 in 128 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Wellman is safer than 78% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Wellman has increased by 3%

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

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      Daily Crime In Wellman (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Wellman

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Wellman is 1 in 956
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Wellman is 1 in 148
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Wellman is 1 in 128

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

      Wellman police department

      ItemWellmanIowaNational
      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
      University Heights, IA1,25537243281
      Riverside, IA1,05497627724
      Kalona, IA2,479102663765
      North English, IA1,148120779899
      Williamsburg, IA3,144127791918
      Parnell, IA2063142,0412,355
      Washington, IA7,3686561,8052,461
      Wellman, IA1,365105679784

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Warrensburg, IL1,365267356623
      Cascade-Chipita Park, CO1,3651349131,047
      Monticello, MS1,3651069031,008
      Magnolia, NC1,3642021,2781,480
      Natalia, TX1,3642509991,248
      Wellman, IA1,365105679784
      Source: The Wellman, 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.