Webster City, IA Crime Statistics For 2022

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-07
116
Total Crimes
1,509.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-35.65%
Below National Average
54 out of 125
In Iowa
4,614 out of 8,904
In America

What is the crime rate in Webster City, IA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Webster City is 1,509.6 per 100,000 people. That's -35.65% lower than the national rate of 2,346.0 per 100,000 people and -24.58% 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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Webster City SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
5
Affordability
9
Diversity
7
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
9

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Webster City
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 116 1,509.6 2,001.7 2,346.0
Murder 0 0.0 3.5 6.5
Robbery 1 13.0 29.8 73.9
Aggravated Assault 26 338.4 229.4 279.7
Violent Crime 32 416.4 303.5 387.8
Burglary 20 260.3 371.1 314.2
Larceny 48 624.7 1,130.1 1,398.0
Car Theft 16 208.2 197.1 246.0
Property Crime 84 1,093.2 1,698.2 1,958.2

Violent Crime Rates In Webster City

32.0
Violent Crimes
416.4
Violent Crimes / 100k People
7.39%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 240.1 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Webster City each year. That compares to a 1 in 329.5 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Webster City is 416.4 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 7.39% higher than the national rate of 387.8 per 100,000 people.
  • 37.22% higher than the Iowa violent crime rate of 303.5 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Webster City

84.0
Property Crimes
1,093.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
-44.17%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 91.5 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Webster City each year. That compares to a 1 in 51.1 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Webster City is 1,093.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -44.17% lower than the national rate of 1,958.2 per 100,000 people.
  • And -35.63% lower than the Iowa property crime rate of 1,698.2 per 100,000 people.

Webster 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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