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Total crime 2%
Violent crime 11%
Property crime 4%
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 peopleWiota/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,541 (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)339 (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)2,202 (estimate)1,7342,110

Key findings

  • Wiota crime rates are 2% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Wiota are 11% lower than the national average
  • In Wiota you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Wiota is safer than 32% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Wiota has increased by 3%

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      Daily Crime In Wiota (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Wiota

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Wiota is 1 in 295
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Wiota is 1 in 46
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Wiota is 1 in 40

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

      Wiota police department

      ItemWiotaIowaNational
      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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      Griswold, IA1,176124805929
      Elk Horn, IA5322921,8952,187
      Adair, IA8133382,1922,530
      Anita, IA8703472,2502,597
      Massena, IA3113482,2632,612
      Marne, IA1203602,3382,698
      Lewis, IA5533782,4532,831
      Wiota, IA863392,2022,541

      Cities with similar population

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      Clio, IA863342,1672,501
      Naponee, NE864232,8633,285
      Anvik, AK861,3794,6296,007
      Iliamna, AK867882,6453,433
      Elmdale, MN863062,6912,997
      Wiota, IA863392,2022,541
      Source: The Wiota, 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.