Reported Annual Crime In Centralia

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCentralia/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime674n/a (estimate)5,3942,4502,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCentralia/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.07.85.3
Rape24n/a192.143.441.7
Robbery37n/a296.1137.298.0
Assault122n/a976.3250.4248.9
Violent crime183n/a (estimate)1,464439383
Burglary131n/a1,048.3339.5430.4
Theft326n/a2,608.81,508.81,694.4
Vehicle theft34n/a272.1163.1237.4
Property crime491n/a (estimate)3,9292,0112,362

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A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Centralia, IL is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 120% higher than the average of crimes committed in Illinois. It is also 96% higher than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Centralia, IL shows a crime rate that is 234% higher than the Illinois average. The crime rate is also 282% higher than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Centralia, IL is shown to be 95% higher than the Illinois average and 66% higher than the national average.
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The Centralia crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Centralia as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Centralia crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Centralia is 96% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 14.78 daily crimes that occur in Centralia.
  • Centralia is safer than 3% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Centralia you have a 1 in 19 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Centralia has not changed.

Compare Centralia, IL Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Centralia (per 100,000 people)

The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Centralia, IL is demonstrated in the illustration above. So that direct comparisons can be made, the number of daily crimes for Illinois and on a national level are also posted. As you can see, the daily crimes for Centralia, IL are 2.20 times more than the Illinois average and 1.96 times more than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in Centralia, IL are 3.34 times more than than Illinois and 3.82 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Centralia, IL are 1.95 times more than than Illinois and 1.66 times more than the national average.

How Safe is Centralia (higher is better)

Many people wonder how safe they are in Centralia, 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 Centralia, IL to other cities in the state and across the country, Centralia, IL is 1% safer than other cities of Illinois and 3% 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, Centralia, IL has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Centralia, IL crime rate to all the other cities investigated.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Centralia

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Centralia is 1 in 69
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Centralia is 1 in 26
The chance of being a victim of crime in Centralia is 1 in 19
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Centralia, IL? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Centralia, IL you have a 1 in 69 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 26 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 19 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Centralia, IL.

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

An ideal indicator of whether Centralia, IL is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in Centralia, IL has increased by 89% and the rate of property crime in Centralia, IL has decreased by 15%. The total crime rate in Centralia, IL has not changed year to year.

Centralia police department

ItemCentraliaIllinoisNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3430,690558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.62.63.3
There are a total of 34 Centralia police officers. This results in 2.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 1.4% less than the Illinois average and 19.7% 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

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Odin, IL1,0742331,0691,302
Central City, IL1,0562391,0951,335
Wamac, IL1,3022461,1291,375
Nashville, IL3,1642571,1771,433
Carlyle, IL3,3031561,5341,690
New Minden, IL1985902,7033,293
Irvington, IL7586062,7763,382
Centralia, IL12,6961,4643,9295,394

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Sylacauga, AL12,6965623,1693,731
Wakefield, VA12,69779683762
Middle Valley, TN12,6995522,4913,043
Weigelstown, PA12,6933301,7392,069
Woodward, OK12,6933002,7423,042
Centralia, IL12,6961,4643,9295,394
Source: The Centralia, IL crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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