Reported Annual Crime In Harrisburg

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHarrisburg/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime374n/a (estimate)4,3002,3372,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHarrisburg/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.06.95.0
Rape7n/a80.546.042.6
Robbery5n/a57.5111.586.2
Assault37n/a425.4239.7246.8
Violent crime49n/a (estimate)563404381
Burglary111n/a1,276.3306.7376.0
Theft207n/a2,380.11,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theft7n/a80.5153.8228.9
Property crime325n/a (estimate)3,7371,9332,200
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Harrisburg, IL is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Harrisburg, IL. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Harrisburg, IL averages 84% higher than the rest of Illinois while the rate of crime on a national scale is 67% higher than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Harrisburg, IL is 39% higher than the average rate of crime in Illinois and 48% higher than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 93% higher than the remainder of the state of Illinois and 70% higher than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Harrisburg, IL area.

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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Harrisburg is 67% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11.78 daily crimes that occur in Harrisburg.
  • Harrisburg is safer than 4% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Harrisburg you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Harrisburg has increased by 53%.

Compare Harrisburg, IL Crime To Other Cities

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      Daily Crime In Harrisburg (per 100,000 people)

      The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Harrisburg, IL per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for Illinois and on a national scale. In Harrisburg, IL the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 1.84 times more than the Illinois average and 1.67 times more than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Harrisburg, IL is 1.39 times more than the Illinois average and 1.48 times more than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Harrisburg, IL has a constant daily crime rate that is 1.93 times more than the Illinois average and 1.70 times more than the overall daily national average.

      How Safe is Harrisburg (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in the Harrisburg, IL area in comparison to other Illinois communities and all other cities throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show Harrisburg, IL being safer than 1% of cities in Illinois and 4% of cities across the United States as a whole. This is evident by tracking Illinois cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Harrisburg, IL. In conclusion, Harrisburg, IL now ranks below average in comparison to all United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Harrisburg

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Harrisburg is 1 in 178
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Harrisburg is 1 in 27
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Harrisburg is 1 in 24
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Harrisburg, IL? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Harrisburg, IL, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 178. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 27 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Harrisburg, IL is 1 in 24.

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

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Harrisburg, IL is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Harrisburg, IL has decreased by 30%, the amount of property crime in Harrisburg, IL has increased by 86%, and the total amount of crime in Harrisburg, IL has increased by 53% year to year.

      Harrisburg police department

      ItemHarrisburgIllinoisNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1530,690558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.72.63.3
      There are a total of 15 Harrisburg police officers. This results in 1.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 37.3% less than the Illinois average and 49% 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

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      Carrier Mills, IL2,1292511,2031,455
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      Raleigh, IL3086052,8933,498
      New Burnside, IL2076102,9203,531
      Galatia, IL9406293,0073,636
      Harrisburg, IL9,4185633,7374,300

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      Lake Mohawk, NJ9,4321338971,030
      Harrisburg, IL9,4185633,7374,300
      Source: The Harrisburg, 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.