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Total crime 55%
Violent crime 9%
Property crime 66%
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 peopleChillicothe/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime68n/a (estimate)1,1202,2532,489
Murder0n/a0.06.65.0
Rape5n/a82.448.042.6
Robbery0n/a0.098.481.6
Assault20n/a329.4254.0250.2
Violent crime25n/a (estimate)412407379
Burglary23n/a378.9271.7340.5
Theft18n/a296.51,426.61,549.5
Vehicle theft2n/a32.9148.2219.9
Property crime43n/a (estimate)7081,8472,110

Key findings

  • Chillicothe crime rates are 55% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Chillicothe are 9% higher than the national average
  • In Chillicothe you have a 1 in 90 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Chillicothe is safer than 34% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Chillicothe has decreased by 43%

Chillicothe crime map

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The Chillicothe crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Chillicothe 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 Chillicothe crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Chillicothe (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Chillicothe, IL per 100,000 people. In Chillicothe, the number of daily crimes is projected to be 2.01 times less than the Illinois average and 2.22 times less than the national average. The average number of daily violent crimes in Chillicothe is 1.01 times more than the Illinois average and 1.09 times more than the daily national average. With regards to property crimes, Chillicothe has a daily crime rate that is 2.61 times less than the Illinois average and 2.98 times less than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Chillicothe (higher is better)

      What are the odds that you'll be safer in Chillicothe, Illinois compared to other areas of Illinois, as well as the rest of America? When it comes down to it, is Chillicothe safe? In the graphs above, it shows that Chillicothe is safer than 23% of Illinois cities, and 34% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are calculated by taking a closer look at each city's crime rate in Illinois, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Chillicothe. At this time, Chillicothe sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Chillicothe

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Chillicothe is 1 in 243
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Chillicothe is 1 in 142
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Chillicothe is 1 in 90
      Are you worried about becoming a crime victim? In Chillicothe, your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 243. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 142 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Chillicothe is 1 in 90.

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

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Chillicothe is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Chillicothe has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 21% in Chillicothe, while property crimes in Chillicothe have decreased by 56%. Total crime has decreased by 43% year over year.

      Chillicothe police department

      ItemChillicotheIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1430,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.32.63.3
      There are a total of 14 Chillicothe police officers. This results in 2.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 13.5% less than the Illinois average and 29.5% 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
      Lacon, IL1,837174232405
      Dunlap, IL1,35191412503
      Germantown Hills, IL3,491123559683
      Rome, IL1,754174788962
      Princeville, IL1,999176799975
      Washburn, IL1,0071978951,092
      Wyoming, IL1,5142039191,121
      Chillicothe, IL6,1694127081,120

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Cold Spring, KY6,168461,3831,429
      Marble Falls, TX6,1673263,5623,888
      East Alton, IL6,1714002,2852,686
      Schuyler, NE6,17147391438
      Holly, MI6,17181647728
      Chillicothe, IL6,1694127081,120
      Source: The Chillicothe, 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.