Charles City, IA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
95
Total Crimes
1,306.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
-44.29%
Below National Average
46 out of 125
In Iowa
4,089 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Charles City, IA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Charles City is 1,306.9 per 100,000 people. That's -44.29% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -34.71% 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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Charles City SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
7
Safety
7
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
10

How Does Charles City Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Charles City
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 95 1,306.9 2,001.7 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 3.5 6.5
Robbery 3 41.3 29.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 5 68.8 229.4 279.7
Violent Crime 20 275.1 303.5 387.8
Burglary 18 247.6 371.1 314.2
Larceny 52 715.4 1,130.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 5 68.8 197.1 246.0
Property Crime 75 1,031.8 1,698.2 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Charles City

20
Violent Crimes
275.1
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-29.05%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 363.5 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Charles City each year. That compares to a 1 in 329.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Charles City is 275.1 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -29.05% lower than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • -9.34% lower than the Iowa violent crime rate of 303.5 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Charles City

75
Property Crimes
1,031.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
-47.31%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 96.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Charles City each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Charles City is 1,031.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -47.31% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -39.24% lower than the Iowa property crime rate of 1,698.2 per 100,000 people.

Charles City Crime Compared To Iowa Average

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