Red Oak, IA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30
156
Total Crimes
2,950.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
19.14%
Above National Average
107 out of 125
In Iowa
7,760 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Red Oak, IA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Red Oak is 2,950.6 per 100,000 people. That's 19.14% higher than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and 47.51% higher 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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Red Oak SnackAbility

5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
5
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9

How Does Red Oak Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Red Oak
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 156 2,950.6 2,000.2 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 27.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 26 491.8 200.4 250.2
Violent Crime 33 624.2 266.6 366.7
Burglary 39 737.7 371.1 340.5
Larceny 75 1,418.6 1,199.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 9 170.2 163.0 219.9
Property Crime 123 2,326.5 1,733.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Red Oak

33.0
Violent Crimes
624.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
70.21%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 160.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Red Oak each year. That compares to a 1 in 375.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Red Oak is 624.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 70.21% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 134.16% higher than the Iowa violent crime rate of 266.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Red Oak

123.0
Property Crimes
2,326.5
Property Crimes / 100k People
10.26%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 43.0 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Red Oak each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Red Oak is 2,326.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 10.26% higher than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And 34.19% higher than the Iowa property crime rate of 1,733.7 per 100,000 people.

Red Oak 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 Red Oak

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Bellevue, NE 53,880 1,071 1,987.8 1,783.6 204.2
Bartlett, IL 40,898 211 515.9 459.7 56.2
Papillion, NE 20,580 473 2,298.3 2,104.0 194.4
Maryville, MO 11,643 138 1,185.3 1,116.6 68.7
Ralston, NE 7,468 120 1,606.9 1,446.2 160.7
Plattsmouth, NE 6,478 102 1,574.6 1,312.1 262.4
Glenwood, IA 5,321 91 1,710.2 1,221.6 488.6
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