Algona, IA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
34
Total Crimes
632.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-73.06%
Below National Average
23 out of 125
In Iowa
1,997 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Algona, IA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Algona is 632.0 per 100,000 people. That's -73.06% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -68.43% lower than the Iowa total crime rate of 2,001.7 per 100,000 people.

Note: Because the rates of crime are so low in America, we use "per 100,000 people" to make the number a bit easier to compare across locations visually. It's mathematically the same as doing per capita comparisons and isn't conveying that there are 100,000+ people in a location.

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Algona SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
8
Amenities
8
Education
7
Commute
10

How Does Algona Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Algona
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 34 632.0 2,001.7 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 3.5 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 29.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 17 316.0 229.4 279.7
Violent Crime 17 316.0 303.5 387.8
Burglary 0 0.0 371.1 314.2
Larceny 15 278.8 1,130.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 2 37.2 197.1 246.0
Property Crime 17 316.0 1,698.2 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Algona

17
Violent Crimes
316.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-18.52%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 316.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Algona each year. That compares to a 1 in 329.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Algona is 316.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -18.52% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 4.12% higher than the Iowa violent crime rate of 303.5 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Algona

17
Property Crimes
316.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
-83.86%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 316.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Algona each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Algona is 316.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -83.86% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -81.39% lower than the Iowa property crime rate of 1,698.2 per 100,000 people.

Algona Crime Compared To Iowa Average

Each category of crime indexed to the worst per capita in Iowa.
Data Source -- FBI UCR 2018.

Crime In Cities Around Algona

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Fort Dodge, IA 23,755 1,007 4,239.1 3,481.4 757.7
Fairmont, MN 9,964 216 2,167.8 1,816.5 351.3
Clear Lake, IA 7,526 245 3,255.4 2,870.1 385.3
Estherville, IA 5,595 68 1,215.4 750.7 464.7
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