Red Oak, IA Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
230
Total Crimes
4,230.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
64.71%
Above National Average

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 4,230.3 per 100,000 people. That's 64.71% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 117.88% higher than the Iowa total crime rate of 1,941.5 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
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
6
Safety
4
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9.5

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 230 4,230.3 1,941.5 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 1.7 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 29.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 29 533.4 187.9 246.8
Violent Crime 40 735.7 250.1 368.9
Burglary 58 1,066.8 352.6 376.0
Larceny 124 2,280.7 1,190.4 1,594.6
Car Theft 8 147.1 148.5 228.9
Property Crime 190 3,494.6 1,691.5 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Red Oak

40
Violent Crimes
735.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
99.43%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 135.9 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Red Oak each year. That compares to a 1 in 399.9 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Red Oak is 735.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 99.43% higher than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • 194.18% higher than the Iowa violent crime rate of 250.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Red Oak

190
Property Crimes
3,494.6
Property Crimes / 100k People
58.88%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 28.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Red Oak each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Red Oak is 3,494.6 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 58.88% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 106.60% higher than the Iowa property crime rate of 1,691.5 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 53,683 1,096 2,041.6 1,831.1 210.5
Bartlett, IL 41,140 190 461.8 410.8 51.0
Papillion, NE 19,588 406 2,072.7 1,873.6 199.1
Maryville, MO 11,716 176 1,502.2 1,442.5 59.7
Ralston, NE 7,535 141 1,871.3 1,725.3 146.0
Plattsmouth, NE 6,444 127 1,970.8 1,753.6 217.3
Glenwood, IA 5,315 128 2,408.3 2,088.4 319.8
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