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Total crime 5%
Violent crime 33%
Property crime 0%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAshland/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime28n/a (estimate)2,3712,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape1n/a84.748.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.098.481.6
Assault2n/a169.3254.0250.2
Violent crime3n/a (estimate)254407379
Burglary2n/a169.3271.7340.5
Theft23n/a1,947.51,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0148.2219.9
Property crime25n/a (estimate)2,1171,8472,110

Key findings

  • Ashland crime rates are 5% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Ashland are 33% lower than the national average
  • In Ashland you have a 1 in 43 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Ashland is safer than 39% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Ashland has increased by 470%

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      Daily Crime In Ashland (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Ashland

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Ashland is 1 in 394
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Ashland is 1 in 48
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Ashland is 1 in 43

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

      Ashland police department

      ItemAshlandIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)130,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents0.82.63.3
      There are a total of 1 Ashland police officers. This results in 0.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 71.5% less than the Illinois average and 76.8% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Illinois

      StateTotal offendersIllinois /100KNational /100K
      Illinois32,213263266
      There are a total of 32,213 sex offenders in Illinois. This yields a total of 263 sex offenders in Illinois per 100,000 residents which is 1% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      New Berlin, IL1,5050378378
      Pleasant Plains, IL8640378378
      Petersburg, IL2,33345949994
      Virginia, IL1,3801978911,088
      South Jacksonville, IL3,2722381,0791,317
      Lake Petersburg, IL6492941,3321,625
      Loami, IL96601,8771,877
      Ashland, IL1,2642542,1172,371

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Broadalbin, NY1,264174664837
      Battle Creek, NE1,264110744854
      Woodland Heights, PA1,264149682831
      Hemby Bridge, NC1,2641459161,061
      Oriskany, NY1,264182697879
      Ashland, IL1,2642542,1172,371
      Source: The Ashland, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.