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Total crime 53%
Violent crime 45%
Property crime 54%
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.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLouisville/100k peopleIllinois/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,211 (estimate)2,3372,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a46.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a111.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a239.7246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)209 (estimate)404381
Burglaryn/an/an/a306.7376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,472.31,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a153.8228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,002 (estimate)1,9332,200

Key findings

  • Louisville crime rates are 53% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Louisville are 45% lower than the national average
  • In Louisville you have a 1 in 83 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Louisville is safer than 60% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Louisville has decreased by 5%

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      Daily Crime In Louisville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Louisville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Louisville is 1 in 478
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Louisville is 1 in 100
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Louisville is 1 in 83

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

      Louisville police department

      ItemLouisvilleIllinoisNational
      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
      Flora, IL4,9401441,9982,142
      Edgewood, IL4946092,9163,525
      Farina, IL6476182,9563,573
      Mason, IL3526212,9723,593
      Clay City, IL8246313,0213,652
      Xenia, IL4756323,0223,654
      Iola, IL1486533,1243,777
      Louisville, IL1,0842091,0021,211

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Schaefferstown, PA1,084112546658
      Monongah, WV1,084120614733
      Stateline, NV1,0832189821,200
      Bon Aqua Junction, TN1,0832971,3471,644
      Coyne Center, IL1,0831738281,001
      Louisville, IL1,0842091,0021,211
      Source: The Louisville, 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.