Perry, IA Crime Statistics For 2020

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Updated: 2020-03-08
263
Total Crimes
3,361.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
30.88%
Above National Average

What is the crime rate in Perry, IA?

According to the most recent data from the FBI, the total crime rate in Perry is 3,361.5 per 100,000 people. That's 30.88% higher than the national rate of 2,568.4 per 100,000 people and 73.13% 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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Perry SnackAbility

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

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

Statistic Count
Raw
Perry
/ 100k People
Iowa
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 263 3,361.5 1,941.5 2,568.4
Murder 0 0.0 1.7 5.0
Robbery 1 12.8 29.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 14 178.9 187.9 246.8
Violent Crime 16 204.5 250.1 368.9
Burglary 105 1,342.0 352.6 376.0
Larceny 131 1,674.3 1,190.4 1,594.6
Car Theft 11 140.6 148.5 228.9
Property Crime 247 3,157.0 1,691.5 2,199.5

Violent Crime Rates In Perry

16
Violent Crimes
204.5
Violent Crimes / 100k People
-44.57%
Below National Average
  • You have a 1 in 489.0 chance of being the victim of a violent crime in Perry each year. That compares to a 1 in 399.9 chance statewide.
  • The violent crime rate in Perry is 204.5 per 100,000 people.
  • That's -44.57% lower than the national rate of 368.9 per 100,000 people.
  • -18.23% lower than the Iowa violent crime rate of 250.1 per 100,000 people.

Property Crime Rates In Perry

247
Property Crimes
3,157.0
Property Crimes / 100k People
43.53%
Above National Average
  • You have a 1 in 31.7 chance of being the victim of a property crime in Perry each year. That compares to a 1 in 45.5 chance nationally.
  • The property crime rate in Perry is 3,157.0 per 100,000 people.
  • That's 43.53% higher than the national rate of 2,199.5 per 100,000 people.
  • And 86.64% higher than the Iowa property crime rate of 1,691.5 per 100,000 people.

Perry 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 Perry

City Population Count
Raw
Total Crime
/ 100k People
Property Crime
/ 100k People
Violent Crime
/ 100k People
Ames, IA 67,461 1,516 2,247.2 2,063.4 183.8
Ankeny, IA 61,090 961 1,573.1 1,360.3 212.8
Urbandale, IA 43,637 653 1,496.4 1,232.9 263.5
Johnston, IA 21,816 274 1,256.0 1,109.3 146.7
Waukee, IA 20,359 269 1,321.3 1,169.0 152.3
Altoona, IA 18,556 569 3,066.4 2,937.1 129.3
Clive, IA 17,913 286 1,596.6 1,518.5 78.2
Norwalk, IA 10,874 99 910.4 827.7 82.8
Carroll, IA 9,920 170 1,713.7 1,693.5 20.2
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