Cresco, IA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30
21
Total Crimes
552.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
-77.68%
Below National Average
10 out of 125
In Iowa
1,659 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Cresco, IA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Cresco is 552.8 per 100,000 people. That's -77.68% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -72.36% lower than the Iowa total crime rate of 2,000.2 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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Cresco SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
4
Affordability
9
Diversity
4
Safety
N/A
Amenities
7
Education
7
Commute
9.5

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Cresco
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 21 552.8 2,000.2 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 27.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 0 0.0 200.4 250.2
Violent Crime 0 0.0 266.6 366.7
Burglary 5 131.6 371.1 340.5
Larceny 15 394.8 1,199.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 1 26.3 163.0 219.9
Property Crime 21 552.8 1,733.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Cresco

0
Violent Crimes
0.0
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-100.00%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in inf chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Cresco each year. That compares to a 1 in 375.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Cresco is 0.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -100.00% lower than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • -100.00% lower than the Iowa violent crime rate of 266.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Cresco

21
Property Crimes
552.8
Property Crimes / 100k People
-73.80%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 180.9 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Cresco each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Cresco is 552.8 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -73.80% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -68.12% lower than the Iowa property crime rate of 1,733.7 per 100,000 people.

Cresco 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 Cresco

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Rochester, MN 118,267 2,479 2,096.1 1,881.3 214.8
Austin, MN 25,224 541 2,144.8 1,930.7 214.1
Decorah, IA 7,529 83 1,102.4 982.9 119.5
Oelwein, IA 5,886 109 1,851.9 1,546.0 305.8
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