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Total crime 58%
Violent crime 51%
Property crime 60%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAshton/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,036 (estimate)2,2532,489
Murdern/an/an/a6.65.0
Rapen/an/an/a48.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a98.481.6
Assaultn/an/an/a254.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)187 (estimate)407379
Burglaryn/an/an/a271.7340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a148.2219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)849 (estimate)1,8472,110

Key findings

  • Ashton crime rates are 58% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Ashton are 51% lower than the national average
  • In Ashton you have a 1 in 97 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Ashton is safer than 62% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Ashton has increased by 365%

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      Daily Crime In Ashton (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Ashton

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Ashton is 1 in 535
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Ashton is 1 in 118
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Ashton is 1 in 97

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

      Ashton police department

      ItemAshtonIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a30,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.63.3

      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
      Mount Morris, IL3,00836826861
      Amboy, IL2,5192617391,000
      Hillcrest, IL1,2581888531,041
      Franklin Grove, IL1,0601948791,073
      Oregon, IL3,6572491,1281,377
      Rochelle, IL9,3852431,2051,448
      Lost Nation, IL6333271,4841,811
      Ashton, IL1,0081878491,036

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Gratis, OH1,0081258781,003
      Barataria, LA1,0082211,2721,493
      Independence, VA1,0080558558
      Dayton, WY1,00876550626
      Chain O' Lakes, WI1,00941206248
      Ashton, IL1,0081878491,036
      Source: The Ashton, 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.