Purchasing a home in a safe community is always one of the top priorities for home buyers. Luckily for you, North Iowa is home to two of the state’s safest cities! That’s right! If you are looking for the perfect Iowa community to call home, check out MASON CITY and CLEAR LAKE!
These two communities have ranked within the top 40 Safest Cities in Iowa by home safety and security website SafeWise! These 2019 rankings were determined by data gathered from the U.S. Census and the FBI’s Uniform Crime Reporting Program. After analyzing the data, Mason City and Clear Lake stood out from the pack! Check out these fantastic results:
#16 MASON CITY
Violent Crime Rate (per 1,000): 1.57
Property Crime Rate (per 1,000): 30.52
#38 CLEAR LAKE
Violent Crime Rate (per 1,000): 3.70
Property Crime Rate (per 1,000): 19.98
Low crime rates aren’t the only thing that makes these cities great places to call home. They also have strong local schools, fantastic entertainment and recreational facilities, stunning natural settings, fun community events year round……and SO much more!