Reported Annual Crime In Smithton

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSmithton/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime17n/a (estimate)4552,3722,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSmithton/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.84.9
Rape0n/a0.037.538.6
Robbery1n/a26.8115.9101.9
Assault2n/a53.5224.6237.8
Violent crime3n/a (estimate)80384373
Burglary2n/a53.5361.1491.4
Theft12n/a321.01,490.21,775.4
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0137.3220.2
Property crime14n/a (estimate)3751,9892,487
The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Smithton, IL. These figures on reported criminal activity in Smithton, IL, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Smithton, IL is 81% lower than the average of the whole of the state of Illinois, and when compared with the national average, is 84% lower than. When looking at violent crimes, Smithton, IL has 79% lower than violent crime rate than Illinois average, while remaining 78% lower than the national average. In property crime, Smithton, IL is 81% lower than the average of Illinois and is 85% lower than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Smithton is 84% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 1.25 daily crimes that occur in Smithton.
  • Smithton is safer than 87% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Smithton you have a 1 in 220 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Smithton has not changed.

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Compare Smithton, IL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Smithton (per 100,000 people)

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Smithton, IL on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Illinois. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Smithton, IL (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Illinois state wide, are 5.22 times less than the state average and 6.29 times less than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Smithton, IL on a daily bases are 4.78 times less than than Illinois average and 4.64 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Smithton, IL are 5.31 times less than the daily state average and 6.64 times less than the daily national numbers.

How Safe is Smithton (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Smithton, IL in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Illinois as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Smithton, IL to other cities in the state and across the country, Smithton, IL is 78% safer than other cities of Illinois and 87% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Illinois cities and all around the United States, Smithton, IL has a ranking of above average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Smithton, IL crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Smithton

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Smithton is 1 in 1247
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Smithton is 1 in 267
The chance of being a victim of crime in Smithton is 1 in 220
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Smithton, IL? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Smithton, IL you have a 1 in 1247 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 267 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 220 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Smithton, IL.

Year Over Year Crime In Smithton (per 100,000 people)

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Smithton, IL is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Smithton, IL has increased by 48%, the amount of property crime in Smithton, IL has decreased by 7%, and the total amount of crime in Smithton, IL has not changed year to year.

Smithton police department

ItemSmithtonIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)730,690556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.92.63.3
There are a total of 7 Smithton police officers. This results in 1.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 28.5% less than the Illinois average and 42.1% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Illinois

StateTotal offendersIllinois /100KNational /100K
Illinois26,115212222
There are a total of 26,115 sex offenders in Illinois. This yields a total of 212 sex offenders in Illinois per 100,000 residents which is 5% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

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Waterloo, IL10,10210284293
Mascoutah, IL7,67538478516
Millstadt, IL3,95577614691
Freeburg, IL4,252188657845
New Athens, IL2,108102818920
Smithton, IL3,70680375455

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Source: The Smithton, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.