Tama, IA Crime Statistics For 2021

Demographics | Crime
Updated: 2020-12-30
43
Total Crimes
1,575.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
-36.40%
Below National Average
58 out of 125
In Iowa
5,085 out of 9,891
In America

What is the crime rate in Tama, IA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Tama is 1,575.1 per 100,000 people. That's -36.40% lower than the national rate of 2,476.7 per 100,000 people and -21.25% 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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Tama SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Tama
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 43 1,575.1 2,000.2 2,476.7
Murder 0 0.0 1.9 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 27.4 81.6
Aggravated Assault 19 696.0 200.4 250.2
Violent Crime 21 769.2 266.6 366.7
Burglary 8 293.0 371.1 340.5
Larceny 11 402.9 1,199.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 3 109.9 163.0 219.9
Property Crime 22 805.9 1,733.7 2,109.9

Violent Crime Rates In Tama

21.0
Violent Crimes
769.2
Violent Crimes / 100k People
109.77%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 130.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Tama each year. That compares to a 1 in 375.2 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Tama is 769.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 109.77% higher than the national rate of 366.7 per 100,000 people.
  • 188.58% higher than the Iowa violent crime rate of 266.6 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Tama

22.0
Property Crimes
805.9
Property Crimes / 100k People
-61.81%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 124.1 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Tama each year. That compares to a 1 in 47.4 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Tama is 805.9 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -61.81% lower than the national rate of 2,109.9 per 100,000 people.
  • And -53.52% lower than the Iowa property crime rate of 1,733.7 per 100,000 people.

Tama 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 Tama

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Cedar Rapids, IA 134,007 4,815 3,593.1 3,335.6 257.4
Cedar Falls, IA 41,744 908 2,175.2 1,969.1 206.0
Marshalltown, IA 27,002 779 2,885.0 2,496.1 388.9
Newton, IA 14,999 570 3,800.3 3,326.9 473.4
Pella, IA 10,334 138 1,335.4 1,238.6 96.8
Grinnell, IA 9,333 206 2,207.2 1,789.3 417.9
Hiawatha, IA 7,441 141 1,894.9 1,518.6 376.3
Nevada, IA 6,744 113 1,675.6 1,260.4 415.2
Independence, IA 6,086 102 1,676.0 1,314.5 361.5
Vinton, IA 5,074 42 827.7 630.7 197.1
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