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Total crime 53%
Violent crime 42%
Property crime 55%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCarterville/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime71n/a (estimate)1,2092,3372,580
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape5n/a85.146.042.6
Robbery1n/a17.0111.586.2
Assault7n/a119.2239.7246.8
Violent crime13n/a (estimate)221404381
Burglary17n/a289.5306.7376.0
Theft40n/a681.11,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft1n/a17.0153.8228.9
Property crime58n/a (estimate)9881,9332,200

Key findings

  • Carterville crime rates are 53% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Carterville are 42% lower than the national average
  • In Carterville you have a 1 in 83 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Carterville is safer than 58% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Carterville has increased by 6%

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The Carterville crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Carterville as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Carterville crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Carterville (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Carterville on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Illinois and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Carterville (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Illinois, are 1.93 times less than the state average and 2.13 times less than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Carterville on a daily basis are 1.83 times less than than Illinois average and 1.72 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Carterville are 1.96 times less than the daily state average and 2.23 times less than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Carterville (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Carterville to every other city in Illinois, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Carterville safe? The gauges above illustrate that Carterville is safer than 40% of every city located within Illinois along with 58% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Illinois and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Carterville, IL is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Carterville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Carterville is 1 in 452
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Carterville is 1 in 102
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Carterville is 1 in 83
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Carterville, Illinois you have a 1 in 452 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 102 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 83 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Carterville.

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

      A good indicator of whether Carterville is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate (per 100,000 people). The number of violent crimes in Carterville has decreased by 7%, while the property crime rate in Carterville has increased by 10% year over year. The number of total crimes in Carterville has increased by 6% year over year.

      Carterville police department

      ItemCartervilleIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)730,690558,732
      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
      Crainville, IL1,456160766926
      De Soto, IL1,658196782978
      Goreville, IL1,1781929181,110
      Cambria, IL1,3372101,0041,214
      Elkville, IL1,1402151,0261,241
      Christopher, IL2,9825526991,251
      Royalton, IL1,1242171,0401,258
      Carterville, IL5,7422219881,209

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Locust Grove, GA5,7421905,9116,100
      Chena Ridge, AK5,7445331,9882,521
      Cumming, GA5,7402562,0182,274
      Country Homes, WA5,7453323,1373,469
      James City, NC5,7363062,0192,325
      Carterville, IL5,7422219881,209
      Source: The Carterville, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.