Mount Pleasant, IA Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
224
Total Crimes
2,683.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
4.46%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Mount Pleasant, IA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Mount Pleasant is 2,683.0 per 100,000 people. That's 4.46% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 38.19% 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.

Mount Pleasant SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
8
Safety
6
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
10

How Does Mount Pleasant Crime Compare To The Rest Of The Country?

Statistic Count
Raw
Mount Pleasant
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 224 2,683.0 1,941.5 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 1.7 5.0
Robbery 0 0.0 29.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 13 155.7 187.9 246.8
Violent Crime 13 155.7 250.1 368.9
Burglary 59 706.7 352.6 376.0
Larceny 143 1,712.8 1,190.4 1,594.6
Car Theft 9 107.8 148.5 228.9
Property Crime 211 2,527.2 1,691.5 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Mount Pleasant

13
Violent Crimes
155.7
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-57.79%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 642.2 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Mount Pleasant each year. That compares to a 1 in 399.9 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Mount Pleasant is 155.7 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -57.79% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -37.74% lower than the Iowa violent crime rate of 250.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Mount Pleasant

211
Property Crimes
2,527.2
Property Crimes / 100k People
14.90%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 39.6 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Mount Pleasant each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Mount Pleasant is 2,527.2 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 14.90% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 49.41% higher than the Iowa property crime rate of 1,691.5 per 100,000 people.

Mount Pleasant 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 Mount Pleasant

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Burlington, IA 25,227 1,219 4,832.1 3,904.5 927.6
Ottumwa, IA 24,397 1,437 5,890.1 5,303.9 586.1
Muscatine, IA 23,940 673 2,811.2 2,000.8 810.4
Fort Madison, IA 10,525 417 3,962.0 3,334.9 627.1
Keokuk, IA 10,376 746 7,189.7 6,322.3 867.4
Fairfield, IA 10,337 354 3,424.6 3,269.8 154.8
Monmouth, IL 9,042 243 2,687.5 2,344.6 342.8
Washington, IA 7,451 190 2,550.0 1,717.9 832.1
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