When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Mount Vernon, IL. All reported Mount Vernon, IL crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Mount Vernon, IL overall crime rate is 159% higher than in comparison to the Illinois average; and is also 127% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Mount Vernon, IL, the rate is 195% higher than compared to the Illinois average, and 234% higher than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Mount Vernon, IL comes in at 152% higher than to the average seen in Illinois, and 110% higher than the overall national average.