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Crime rate in Knoxville, Iowa (IA): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Knoxville, IA compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Knoxville, IA

The 2004 crime rate in Knoxville, IA was 146 (City-Data.com crime index), which was 1.9 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 53.9% of U.S. cities. The 2004 Knoxville crime rate fell by 61% compared to 2003. In the last 5 years Knoxville has seen an increase in violent crime and in property crime.
See how dangerous Knoxville, IA is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Knoxville:

146.3
Pella:

131.8
Prairie City:

50.1
Chariton:

188.4
Carlisle:

248.8
Oskaloosa:

205.5
Indianola:

294.0
Albia:

128.1
Colfax:

145.0
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Knoxville by year

Type

2004

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(26.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(13.2)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
23
(304.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
27
(357.0)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
78
(1,031)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
9
(119.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(26.4)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)146.3

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Iowa and other state lists, there were 25 registered sex offenders living in Knoxville, Iowa as of January 23, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Knoxville is 292 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2004
Knoxville:

167.5
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Knoxville:

210.5
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Knoxville:

52.5
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2004
Knoxville:

127.4
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Knoxville:

253.7
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Knoxville:

211.6
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 12 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.54
Iowa average:

1.47

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 15 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.94
Iowa average:

1.63

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 15 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.93
Iowa average:

1.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 15 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.94
Iowa average:

1.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 15 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.80
Iowa average:

1.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 16 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.92
Iowa average:

1.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 14 (13 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.77
Iowa average:

1.67

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 14 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.63
Iowa average:

1.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 13 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.65
Iowa average:

1.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 14 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.67
Iowa average:

1.74

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 14 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.65
Iowa average:

1.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 13 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.48
Iowa average:

1.70

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 13 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.42
Iowa average:

1.70

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 13 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.42
Iowa average:

1.69

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 14 (11 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.42
Iowa average:

1.68

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 15 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.55
Iowa average:

1.70

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Knoxville, IA
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 50138.